Numbers in Ingrian

Learn numbers in Ingrian

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

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 Ingrian?

The Ingrian language (Ižorkan or Ižoran), also known as Izhorian, belongs to the Uralic family, in the Finnic group. Spoken by the Izhorians in the Ingria region of Russia, it counts about 360 speakers.Due to lack of data, we can only count accurately up to 100 in Ingrian. Please contact me if you can help me counting up from that limit.

List of numbers in Ingrian

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

  • 1) üks
  • 2) kaks
  • 3) kold
  • 4) neljä
  • 5) viis
  • 6) kuus
  • 7) seitsemän
  • 8) kaheksan
  • 9) üheksän
  • 10) kümmenän
  • 11) yksitoista
  • 12) kakstoist
  • 13) koldtoist
  • 14) neljätoist
  • 15) viistoist
  • 16) kuustoist
  • 17) seitsemäntoist
  • 18) kaheksantoist
  • 19) üheksäntoist
  • 20) kakskümmend
  • 30) koldkümmend
  • 40) neljäkümmend
  • 50) viiskümmend
  • 60) kuuskümmend
  • 70) seitsemänkümmend
  • 80) kaheksankümmend
  • 90) üheksänkümmend
  • 100) sada
  • 1,000) tuhad

Numbers in Ingrian: Ingrian numbering rules

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

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

  • Numbers from zero to ten are specific words: null [0], üks [1], kaks [2], kold [3], neljä [4], viis [5], kuus [6], seitsemän [7], kaheksan [8], üheksän [9], and kümmenän [10].
  • From eleven to nineteen, the numbers are formed from the matching digits, adding the -toist(a) suffix at the end, which means from the second (ten): yksitoista [11], kakstoist [12], koldtoist [13], neljätoist [14], viistoist [15], kuustoist [16], seitsemäntoist [17], kaheksantoist [18], and üheksäntoist [19].
  • The tens are formed by adding the -kümmend suffix (partitive case of kümmenän, ten) at the end of the matching multiplier digit, with the obvious exception of ten: kümmenän [10], kakskümmend [20], koldkümmend [30], neljäkümmend [40], viiskümmend [50], kuuskümmend [60], seitsemänkümmend [70], kaheksankümmend [80], and üheksänkümmend [90].
  • Compound numbers from twenty-one to ninety-nine are formed by saying the ten, then the digit separated with a space (e.g.: kakskümmend viis [25], koldkümmend seitsemän [37]).
  • One hundred is sada, and one thousand, tuhad.
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