Numbers in KiLiKi

Learn numbers in KiLiKi

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

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 KiLiKi?

KiLiKi is a fictional language created by the Indian screenwriter Madhan Karky Vairamuthu for the 2015 Indian epic adventure film Baahubali: The Beginning where it is spoken by the Kalakeya tribe. The language appears also in the 2017 sequel of the movie: Baahubali 2: The Conclusion. The KiLiKi language is written using 22 symbols, and includes five clicks.Due to lack of data, we can only count accurately up to 10,000 in KiLiKi. Please contact me if you can help me counting up from that limit.

List of numbers in KiLiKi

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

  • 1) unO
  • 2) dunO
  • 3) movO
  • 4) chovO
  • 5) fibO
  • 6) sibO
  • 7) venO
  • 8) renO
  • 9) namO
  • 10) tamO
  • 11) un-tam-unO
  • 12) un-tam-dunO
  • 13) un-tam-movO
  • 14) un-tam-chovO
  • 15) un-tam-fibO
  • 16) un-tam-sibO
  • 17) un-tam-venO
  • 18) un-tam-renO
  • 19) un-tam-namO
  • 20) dun-tamO
  • 30) mov-tamO
  • 40) chov-tamO
  • 50) fib-tamO
  • 60) sib-tamO
  • 70) ven-tamO
  • 80) ren-tamO
  • 90) nam-tamO
  • 100) taanO
  • 1,000) taathO
  • ten thousand) tamathO

Numbers in KiLiKi: KiLiKi numbering rules

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

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

  • Digits from zero to nine are rendered by specific words, namely: yO [0], unO [1], dunO [2], movO [3], chovO [4], fibO [5], sibO [6], venO [7], renO [8], and namO [9].
  • Tens are formed starting with the multiplier digit without its ending O, followed by the word for ten (tamO), linked with a hyphen, except for ten itself: tamO [10], dun-tamO [20], mov-tamO [30], chov-tamO [40], fib-tamO [50], sib-tamO [60], ven-tamO [70], ren-tamO [80], and nam-tamO [90].
  • Compound numbers are formed starting with the ten root (hence without its ending O), followed by the unit digit, linked with a hyphen (e.g.: dun-tam-venO [27], fib-tam-sibO [56]).
  • Hundreds are formed starting with the multiplier digit root (without its ending O), followed by the word for hundred (taanO), linked with a hyphen, except for one hundred: taanO [100], dun-taanO [200], mov-taanO [300], chov-taanO [400], fib-taanO [500], sib-taanO [600], ven-taanO [700], ren-taanO [800], and nam-taanO [900].
  • Thousands are formed starting with the multiplier digit root (without its ending O), followed by the word for thousand (taathO), linked with a hyphen, except for one thousand: taathO [1,000], dun-taathO [2], mov-taathO [3,000], chov-taathO [4,000], fib-taathO [5,000], sib-taathO [6,000], ven-taathO [7,000], ren-taathO [8,000], and nam-taathO [9,000].
  • The KiLiKi language uses the Indian counting system, or more exactly the counting system of the Indian subcontinent, that groups the decimals by three up to one thousand, and by two beyond. This notation comes from the Vedic Numeration System. The KiLiKi large numbers are:
    • tamathO: 10,000 (ten thousand, or 104);
    • taalO: 1,00,000 (one hundred thousand / one lakh, or 105);
    • taamilO: 10,00,000 (one million, or 106);
    • taarO: 1,00,00,000 (ten million / one crore, or 107);
    • taasilO: 10,00,00,000 (one hundred million / ten crore, or 108);
    • taabilO: 1,00,00,00,000 (one billion, or 109);
    • taavilO: 10,00,00,00,000 (ten billion, or 1010);
    • taafilO: 1,00,00,00,00,000 (one hundred billion, or 1011);
    • taatrilO: 10,00,00,00,00,000 (one trillion, or 1012);
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