Numbers in Livyáni

Learn numbers in Livyáni

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

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 Livyáni?

Livyáni is an artistic language created by the linguist Muhammad Abd-el-Rahman Barker in the late 40s and published in 1978. It is spoken in the empire of Livyánu, in the lands of Tékumel, in the role-playing game Empire of the Petal Throne. Livyáni has 17 classes of verbs and a system of proclitics and enclitics that mark tense and aspect, among other things.

List of numbers in Livyáni

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

  • 1) prí
  • 2)
  • 3)
  • 4)
  • 5) tlí
  • 6) sésh
  • 7) jái
  • 8) kól
  • 9) pór
  • 10) prí-dlo
  • 11) prí-dlo prí
  • 12) prí-dlo hé
  • 13) prí-dlo pü
  • 14) prí-dlo mí
  • 15) prí-dlo tlí
  • 16) prí-dlo sésh
  • 17) prí-dlo jái
  • 18) prí-dlo kól
  • 19) prí-dlo pór
  • 20) hé-dlo
  • 30) pü-dlo
  • 40) mí-dlo
  • 50) tlí-dlo
  • 60) sésh-dol
  • 70) jái-dlo
  • 80) kól-dol
  • 90) pór-dol
  • 100) prí mrésh

Numbers in Livyáni: Livyáni numbering rules

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

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

  • Digits from zero to nine are rendered by specific words, namely zúth [0], prí [1], [2], [3], [4], tlí [5], sésh [6], jái [7], kól [8], and pór [9].
  • Tens are formed starting with the multiplier digit, followed by either -dlo after a vowel, or -dol after a consonant: prí-dlo [10], hé-dlo [20], pü-dlo [30], mí-dlo [40], tlí-dlo [50], sésh-dol [60], jái-dlo [70], kól-dol [80], and pór-dol [90].
  • Compound numbers are formed starting with the ten, followed by the unit separated with a space (e.g.: sésh-dol tlí [65], jái-dlo pü [73]).
  • Hundreds are formed starting with the multiplier, followed by the word for hundred (mrésh): prí mrésh [100], hé mrésh [200], pü mrésh [300], mí mrésh [400], tlí mrésh [500], sésh mrésh [600], jái mrésh [700], kól mrésh [800], and pór mrésh [900].
  • Thousands are formed starting with the multiplier, followed by the word for thousand (tukál): prí tukál [1,000], hé tukál [2,000], pü tukál [3,000], mí tukál [4,000], tlí tukál [5,000], sésh tukál [6,000], jái tukál [7,000], kól tukál [8,000], and pór tukál [9,000].
  • Livyáni has a special word for hundreds of thousand: ngúmal. Hence we can form prí ngúmal [100,000], hé ngúmal [200,000], pü ngúmal [300,000]…
  • The word for million is ’ürdún (106): prí ’ürdún [1 million], hé ’ürdún [2 millions], pü ’ürdún [3 millions]…
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