Numbers in Hunsrik

Learn numbers in Hunsrik

Knowing numbers in Hunsrik is probably one of the most useful things you can learn to say, write and understand in Hunsrik. Learning to count in Hunsrik 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 Hunsrik is the most widely spoken language, and you want to be able to shop and even bargain with a good knowledge of numbers in Hunsrik.

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 Hunsrik?

Hunsrik (Hunsrückisch, or Riograndenser Hunsrückisch) is a Moselle Franconian language belonging to the West Germanic branch of the Germanic languages. Derived from the Hunsrückisch dialect of the Hunsrück region of Germany, the language arrived in the South region of Brazil when immigrants settled there, starting in 1824. It has been influenced by other German dialects like East Pomeranian, Swabian, and Austro-Bavarian, and by Portuguese too. Co-official language in three municipalities (Antônio Carlos, Santa Maria do Herval, and São João do Oeste), Hunsrik is spoken in the states of Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina and Paraná, but also in the province of Misiones, Argentina, and in the south of Paraguay. Hunsrik counts about 3 million native speakers.

List of numbers in Hunsrik

Here is a list of numbers in Hunsrik. We have made for you a list with all the numbers in Hunsrik 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 Hunsrik. We also close the list by showing you what the number 1000 looks like in Hunsrik.

  • 1) enns
  • 2) zweu
  • 3) drei
  • 4) fier
  • 5) finnef
  • 6) sechs
  • 7) sieve
  • 8) acht
  • 9) nein
  • 10) zehn
  • 11) ellef
  • 12) zwellef
  • 13) dreizen
  • 14) ferzen
  • 15) fufzen
  • 16) sechzen
  • 17) sibzen
  • 18) achtzen
  • 19) neinzen
  • 20) zwanzich
  • 30) dreisich
  • 40) ferzich
  • 50) fufzich
  • 60) sechzich
  • 70) sibzich
  • 80) achtzich
  • 90) neinzich
  • 100) hunnerd
  • 1,000) tausend

Numbers in Hunsrik: Hunsrik numbering rules

Each culture has specific peculiarities that are expressed in its language and its way of counting. The Hunsrik is no exception. If you want to learn numbers in Hunsrik 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 Hunsrik with ease.

The way numbers are formed in Hunsrik is easy to understand if you follow the rules explained here. Surprise everyone by counting in Hunsrik. Also, learning how to number in Hunsrik 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 Hunsrik 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 Hunsrik

  • Digits and numbers from zero to twelve are rendered by specific words: null [0], enns [1], zweu [2], drei [3], fier [4], finnef [5], sechs [6], sieve [7], acht [8], nein [9], zehn [10], ellef [11], and zwellef [12].
  • From thirteen to nineteen, the numbers are formed from the matching unit digits, adding a form of the word for ten (zen) at the end: dreizen [13], ferzen [14], finnefzen or fufzen [15], sechzen [16], sibzen [17], achtzen [18], and neinzen [19].
  • Tens are formed by adding the suffix zich or sich at the end of the multiplier digit, with the exception of ten and twenty: zehn [10], zwanzich [20], dreisich [30], ferzich [40], finnefzich or fufzich [50], sechzich [60], sibzich [70], achtzich [80], and neinzich [90].
  • From twenty-one to ninety-nine, tens and units are joined with the conjunction un (and) linked with dashes, the unit being placed in first position, before the ten (e.g.: finnef-un-dreisich [35], acht-un-sechzich [68]).
  • Hundreds are formed starting with the multiplier digit, followed by the word for hundred (hunnerd) linked with a dash: (enns-)hunnerd [100], zweu-hunnerd [200], drei-hunnerd [300], fier-hunnerd [400], finnef-hunnerd [500], sechs-hunnerd [600], sieve-hunnerd [700], acht-hunnerd [800], and nein-hunnerd [900].
  • Thousands are formed starting with the multiplier digit, followed by the word for thousand (tausend) linked with a dash: (enns-)tausend [1,000], zweu-tausend [2,000], drei-tausend [3,000], fier-tausend [4,000], finnef-tausend [5,000], sechs-tausend [6,000], sieve-tausend [7,000], acht-tausend [8,000], and nein-tausend [9,000].
  • The word for million is Million [1 million] (plural: Millione).
  • Numbers in different languages