Zarma numbers

How to count in Zarma (Zarmaciine), a member of the Songhay branch of the Nilo-Saharan language family spoken mainly in Niger.

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Numeral Cardinal Ordinal
0 yaamo
1 afo sintina
2 ihinka inhinkanta
3 ihinza inhinzanta
4 itaaci itaacanta
5 iggu igguanta
6 iddu idduanta
7 iyye iyyanta
8 ahakku ahakkanta
9 iyegga iyyanta
10 iway iwayanta
11 iway cindi fo iway cindi fo
12 iway cindi hinka iway cindi hinkanta
13 iway cindi hinza
14 iway cindi taaci
15 iway cindi gu
16 iway cindi iddu
17 iway cindi iyye
18 iway cindi ahakku
19 iway cindi yegga
20 waranka warankanta
21 waranka cindi fo waranka cindi fo
22 waranka cindi hinka
23 waranka cindi hinza
24 waranka cindi taaci
25 waranka cindi gu
26 waranka cindi iddu
27 waranka cindi iyye
28 waranka cindi ahakku
29 waranka cindi yegga
30 waranza
40 waytaaci
50 waygu
60 waydu, wayiddu
70 wayye, wayiyye
80 wayhakku
90 wayyegga
100 zangu
200 zangu hinka
1,000/td> zambar fo
1,000,000 milyo, miliyo, zambar dubu

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Information about Zarma numbers

Information about Zarma | Numbers | Tower of Babel

Numbers in Nilo-Saharan languages

Acholi, Ateso, Daza, Dholuo, Kanuri, Kupsabiny, Lango, Nuer, Zaghawa, Zarma

Numbers in other languages

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