Numbers in Wayana

How to count in Wayana, a Cariban language spoken in French Guiana, Suriname and Brazil.

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Numeral Cardinal numbers
1 pëkënatpë
2 hakëne
3 ehelowao
4 ehepïtëhnë
5 omo hahpë, omome (lit. 'one hand')
6 kole (lit. 'a lot')

Source: Hakëne omijau eitop wajana-palasisi / Dictionnaire bilingue wayana-français

Information about Wayana numerals

Information compiled by Wolfgang Kuhl

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