Numbers in Kirmanjki

Learn numbers in Kirmanjki

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

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 Kirmanjki?

Kirmanjki, or Northern Zaza, is a western Iranian language. Spoken by the Zazas of Turkey, it is grouped under the macro-language Zaza, and counts about 140,000 speakers.

List of numbers in Kirmanjki

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

  • 1) yew
  • 2) di
  • 3) hîrê
  • 4) çar
  • 5) panc
  • 6) şeş
  • 7) hewt
  • 8) heşt
  • 9) new
  • 10) des
  • 11) yewendes
  • 12) diwês
  • 13) hîrês
  • 14) çarês
  • 15) pancês
  • 16) şîyês
  • 17) hewtês
  • 18) heştês
  • 19) newês
  • 20) vîst
  • 30) hîris
  • 40) çewres
  • 50) pancas
  • 60) şeştî
  • 70) hewtay
  • 80) heştay
  • 90) neway
  • 100) se
  • 1,000) hezar

Numbers in Kirmanjki: Kirmanjki numbering rules

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

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

  • Digits from one to nine are rendered by specific words, namely yew [1], di [2], hîrê [3], çar [4], panc [5], şeş [6], hewt [7], heşt [8], and new [9].
  • Numbers from eleven to nineteen are formed starting with the unit suffixed with a form of the word for ten (des), except for eleven: yewendes [11], diwês [12], hîrês [13], çarês [14], pancês [15], şîyês [16], hewtês [17], heştês [18], and newês [19].
  • Tens are quite irregular, but formed on the multiplier root for thirty and forty, and by suffixing the multiplier digit from fifty on: des [10], vîst [20], hîris [30], çewres [40], pancas [50], şeştî [60], hewtay [70], heştay [80], and neway [90].
  • Compound numbers are formed starting with the ten, then the conjunction û (and), and the unit separated with spaces (e.g.: vîst u panc [25], hîris û heşt [38], hewtay û yew [71]).
  • Hundreds are formed starting with the multiplier digit, followed by the word for hundred (se, plural sey), separated with a space, except for one hundred itself: se [100], di sey [200], hîrê sey [300], çar sey [400], panc sey [500], ses sey [600], hewt sey [700], heşt sey [800], and new sey [900].
  • The word for thousand is hezar (plural: hezarî).
  • The word for million is milyonêk (plural: milyonî).
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