Western Apache numbers

How to count in Western Apache (Ndee biyáti’), a Southern Athabaskan language spoken mainly in central Arizona in the USA.

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Numeral Cardinal Ordinal
1 dałaá dáʼiʼáń, daʼiłtsé, dáʼitséh, dantséh, iłtsé, itsé, ntsé
2 naki
3 táági taagi geebi, taagiyeehi
4 dįįʼi dįįdnyee, dįįgeehíí
5 ashdlaʼí ashdladnyee
6 gostán gostádngeebi, gostádnyeehi
7 gosts’idi, gosts'igi gosts’idngeebi, gosts’idnyeehi
8 tsebíí tsebíídngehí, tsebíídnyee
9 ńgóstʼáí ńgóstʼáádngeehí, ńgóstʼáádnyeehíí
10 goneznán goneznádngeebi, goneznádnyeehi
11 łaʼtsʼádah łaʼtsʼádahí
12 nakits’ádah
13 táts’ádah
14 dįįʼtsʼádah
15 ashdlaʼádah
16 gostáts’adah
17 gosts’idts’adah, gosts'igts’idah
18 tsebíítsʼádah
19 ńgóstʼáítsʼádah
20 nadin
21 nadin łaʼ
22 nadin naki
23 nadin táági
24 nadin dįįʼi
25 nadin ashdlaʼi
26 nadin gostán
27 nadin gostsʼidi, nadin gostsʼigi
28 nadin tsebíí
29 nadin ngostʼái
30 tádin
40 dízdin
50 ashdlaʼdin
60 gostádin
70 gosts’idin
80 tsebídin
90 ńgóstʼaádin
100 gonenádin, goneznádin
200 nakin goneznádin
300 taadn goneznádin, tádin goneznádin
400 dįįʼn goneznádin
500 ashdlaʼn goneznádin
600 gostán goneznádin
700 gosts’idn goneznádin
800 tsebíídn goneznádin
900 ńgóstʼaádn goneenádin
1,000 ashdlʼa doo hótag dayú
2,000 nakin doo hótag dayú
3,000 táágiʼn doo hótag dayú
4,000 dįįʼn doo hótag dayú
5,000 ashdla'n doo hótag dayu
6,000 gostán doo hótag dayu
7,000 gosts’idn doo hótag dayu
8,000 tsebíídn doo hótag dayu
9,000 ńgóstʼaádn doo hótag dayu

Source: Dorothy Bray, editor, in collaboration with the White Mountain Apache Tribe. WESTERN APACHE ENGLISH DICTIONARY. Tempe, Arizona, 1998.

Compiled mainly by Wolfgang Kuhl

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