Numbers in Alutiiq

Learn numbers in Alutiiq

Knowing numbers in Alutiiq is probably one of the most useful things you can learn to say, write and understand in Alutiiq. Learning to count in Alutiiq may appeal to you just as a simple curiosity or be something you really need. Perhaps you have planned a trip to a country where Alutiiq is the most widely spoken language, and you want to be able to shop and even bargain with a good knowledge of numbers in Alutiiq.

It's also useful for guiding you through street numbers. You'll be able to better understand the directions to places and everything expressed in numbers, such as the times when public transportation leaves. Can you think of more reasons to learn numbers in Alutiiq?

The Alutiiq language (sugpiaq), also known as Pacific Gulf Yupik, is a Yupik language that belongs to the Eskimo–Aleut language family. It is divided in two closely-related dialects: Koniag Alutiiq, spoken on the upper part of the Alaska Peninsula and on Kodiak Island, which is the dialect used on this page, and Chugach Alutiiq, spoken on the Kenai Peninsula and in Prince William Sound. Together, these two dialects count about 400 speakers.Due to lack of data, we can only count accurately up to 99 in Alutiiq. Please contact me if you can help me counting up from that limit.

List of numbers in Alutiiq

Here is a list of numbers in Alutiiq. We have made for you a list with all the numbers in Alutiiq from 1 to 20. We have also included the tens up to the number 100, so that you know how to count up to 100 in Alutiiq. We also close the list by showing you what the number 1000 looks like in Alutiiq.

  • 1) allringuq
  • 2) mal’uk
  • 3) pingayun
  • 4) staaman
  • 5) talliman
  • 6) arwilgen
  • 7) mallruungin
  • 8) inglulgen
  • 9) qulnguyan
  • 10) qulen
  • 11) qula allringuq
  • 12) qula mal’uk
  • 13) qula pingayun
  • 14) qula staaman
  • 15) qula talliman
  • 16) qula arwilgen
  • 17) qula mallruungin
  • 18) qula inglulgen
  • 19) qula qulnguyan
  • 20) suinaq
  • 30) pingayun qula
  • 40) staaman qula
  • 50) talliman qula
  • 60) arwilgen qula
  • 70) mallruungin qula
  • 80) inglulgen qula
  • 90) qulnguyan qula

Numbers in Alutiiq: Alutiiq numbering rules

Each culture has specific peculiarities that are expressed in its language and its way of counting. The Alutiiq is no exception. If you want to learn numbers in Alutiiq you will have to learn a series of rules that we will explain below. If you apply these rules you will soon find that you will be able to count in Alutiiq with ease.

The way numbers are formed in Alutiiq is easy to understand if you follow the rules explained here. Surprise everyone by counting in Alutiiq. Also, learning how to number in Alutiiq yourself from these simple rules is very beneficial for your brain, as it forces it to work and stay in shape. Working with numbers and a foreign language like Alutiiq at the same time is one of the best ways to train our little gray cells, so let's see what rules you need to apply to number in Alutiiq

  • Digits from one to nine are rendered by specific words, namely allringuq [1], mal’uk [2], pingayun [3], staaman [4], talliman [5], arwilgen [6], mallruungin [7], inglulgen [8], and qulnguyan [9].
  • Tens are formed starting with the multiplier digit, followed by the plural form of the word for ten (singular: qulen; plural: qula) separated with a space, except for ten and twenty: qulen [10], suinaq [20], pingayun qula [30], staaman qula [40], talliman qula [50], arwilgen qula [60], mallruungin qula [70], inglulgen qula [80], and qulnguyan qula [90].
  • Compound numbers are formed starting with the ten, then the unit separated with a space (e.g.: suinaq pingayun [23], arwilgen qula talliman [65]).
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