Udege numbers

How to count in Udege, a Northern Tungusic language spoken in Primorsky Krai and Khabarovsk Krai in the far east of Russian Federation.

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Numeral Cardinal Ordinal
1 омо (omo) омойти (omoyiti)
2 ʒӯ () [N]
ʒубэ (zube) [S]
гагда (gagda)
3 ила (ila) иляти (ilyati) [N]
иле-нти (ilēnti) [S]
4 дӣ () диэти (dieti) [N]
дӣ-нти (dīnti) [S]
5 туӈа (tuŋa) туӈяти (tuŋyati) [N]
туӈа-нти (tuŋa-nti) [S]
6 нюӈу (nyuŋu) нюӈуэти (nyuŋueti) [N]
нюӈу-ити (nyuŋu-iti) [S]
7 нада (nada) надэти (nadeti) [N]
нада-инти (nada-inti) [S]
8 ʒакпу (zakpu) ʒакпуэти (zakpueti) [N]
ʒакпу-ити (zakpu-iti) [S]
9 ейи (yeyi) ейиэти (yeyieti) [N]
ейи-эти (yeyi-eti) [S]
10 ʒа̄ () ʒа̄эти (zāeti) [N]
ʒа̄эти (zāeti) [S]
11 ʒа̄омо (zāomo) ʒа̄омоити (zāomoiti) [N]
ʒа̄омоити (zā-omo-iti) [S]
12 ʒа̄ʒу (zāzu) [N]
ʒа̄ʒубэ (zāzube) [S]
ʒа̄ʒуэти (zāzueti) [N]
ʒа̄ʒуэти (zā-zu-eti) [S]
13 ʒа̄ила (zāila)  
14 ʒа̄ди (zādi)  
15 ʒа̄туӈа (zātuŋa)  
16 ʒа̄нюӈу (zānyuŋu)  
17 ʒа̄нада (zānada)  
18 ʒа̄ʒакпу (zāzakpu)  
19 ʒа̄ейи (zāeyi)  
20 вей, вейи, вайи (wey, weyi, wayi)  
21 вайи омо (wayi omo)  
22 вайи ʒӯ (wayi zū) [N]
вайи ʒубэ (wayi zube) [S]
23 вайи ила (wayi ila)  
24 вайи дӣ (wayi dī)  
25 вайи туӈа (wayi tuŋa)  
26 вайи нюӈу (wayi nyuŋu)  
27 вайи нада (wayi nada)  
28 вайи ʒакпу (wayi zakpu)  
29 вайи ейи (wayi yeyi)  
30 илаʒа (ilaza)  
40 дӣʒэ (dīze)  
50 туӈаʒа (tuŋaza)  
60 нюӈуʒэ (nyuŋuze)  
70 надаʒа (nadaza)  
80 ʒакпуʒа (zakpuza)  
90 ейиʒэ (eyiize)  
100 таӈгу (taŋgu)  
157 омо таӈгу туӈаʒа нада
(omo taŋgu tuŋaza nada)
200 ʒӯ таӈгу (zū taŋgu) [N]
ʒубэ таӈгу (zube taŋgu) [S]
300 ила таӈгу (ila taŋgu)  
400 дӣ таӈгу (dī taŋgu)  
500 туӈа таӈгу (tuŋa taŋgu)  
600 нюӈу таӈгу (njuŋu taŋgu)  
700 нада таӈгу (nada taŋgu)  
800 ʒакпу таӈгу (zakpu taŋgu)
ʒакпутуӈа (zakputuŋa)
900 ейи таӈгу (eyi taŋgu)  
1,000 омо миӈга (omo miŋga)  
2,000 ʒӯ миӈга (zū miŋga) [N]
ʒубэ миӈга (zube miŋga) [S]
3,000 ила миӈга (ila miŋga)  
4,000 дӣ миӈга (dī miŋga)  
5,000 туӈа миӈга (tuŋa miŋga)  
6,000 нюӈу миӈга (njuŋu miŋga)  
7,000 нада миӈга (nada miŋga)  
8,000 ʒакпу миӈга (zakpu miŋga)  
9,000 ейи миӈга (yeyi miŋga)  
10,000 ʒа̄ миӈга (zā miŋga)  
1,000,000 милиона (miliona) *  
1,000,000,000 милиарда (miliarda) *  
once эмн’э (emn’e), тэйи эмн’э (teyi emn’e)  
twice ʒу-лиэ (zu-lie), ʒу-ля (zu-lya), ʒуё (zuyo)  
thrice ила-лиэ (ilya-lie), ила-ля (ila-lya)  
4 times дӣмдэ (dīmde), дӣлиэ (dīlie), дӣлия (dīliya)  


[N] = Northern dialect, [S] = Southern dialect, * = Russian loan-word

- А.Х. Гирфанова̄ Словарь Удэгейско-Русский и Русско-Удэгейский. Санкт-Петербург, 2002.
Nikolaeva/Tolskayā A Grammar of Udihe, Berlin – New York 2001

Information provided by Wolfgang Kuhl

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