Numbers in Pite Sami

Learn numbers in Pite Sami

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

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 Pite Sami?

Pite Sami (Bidumsámegiella), also known as Arjeplog Sami, belongs to the Uralic family, in the Finno-Ugric group. It is spoken in Sweden along the Pite River by about about 20 speakers.Due to lack of data, we can only count accurately up to 9,999 in Pite Sami. Please contact me if you can help me counting up from that limit.

List of numbers in Pite Sami

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

  • 1) akttá
  • 2) guoktte
  • 3) gålbmå
  • 4) nällje
  • 5) vihtta
  • 6) guhtta
  • 7) gietjav
  • 8) gákttse
  • 9) åkktse
  • 10) lågev
  • 11) lågenaldneakttá
  • 12) lågenaldneguäktte
  • 13) lågenaldnegålbmå
  • 14) lågenaldnenäl’jje
  • 15) lågenaldnevihtta
  • 16) lågenaldneguhta
  • 17) lågenaldnegietjav
  • 18) lågenaldnegákttse
  • 19) lågenaldneåkttse
  • 20) guokttelågev
  • 30) gålbmålågev
  • 40) nälljelågev
  • 50) vihttalågev
  • 60) guhtalågev
  • 70) gietjavlågev
  • 80) gákttselågev
  • 90) åkttselågev
  • 100) tjuohte
  • 1,000) tuvsán

Numbers in Pite Sami: Pite Sami numbering rules

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

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

  • Numbers from zero to ten are specific words: nolla [0], ákkta [1], guäkkte [2], gålbmå [3], nällje [4], vihta [5], guhta [6], gietjav [7], gákktse [8], åkktse [9], and lågev [10].
  • From eleven to nineteen, the numbers are formed by prefixing the unit with a form of the word for ten (lågenaldne from lågev, ten): lågenaldneakttá [11], lågenaldneguäktte [12], lågenaldnegålbmå [13], lågenaldnenäl’jje [14], lågenaldnevihtta [15], lågenaldneguhta [16], lågenaldnegietjav [17], lågenaldnegákttse [18], and lågenaldneåkttse [19]. They can also be formed prefixing another form of the word for ten (lågenan) with the unit: akttálågenan [11], guokttelågenan [12], gålbmålågenan [13], näl’jjelågenan [14], vihttalågenan [15], guhtalågenan [16], gietjavlågenan [17], gákttselågenan [18], and åkttselågenan [19].
  • The tens are formed by suffixing the multiplier digit with the word for ten (lågev), with the exception of ten itself: lågev [10], guokttelågev [20], gålbmålågev [30], nälljelågev [40], vihttalågev [50], guhtalågev [60], gietjavlågev [70], gákttselågev [80], and åkttselågev [90].
  • Compound numbers are formed by saying the ten, then the digit with no space (e.g.: guokttelågevguoktte [22], nälljelågevguhtta [46]).
  • Hundreds are formed by setting the multiplier unit before the word for hundred (tjuohte), separated with a space, with the exception of one hundred itself: tjuohte [100], guoktte tjuohte [200], gålbmå tjuohte [300], nällje tjuohte [400], vihtta tjuohte [500], guhta tjuohte [600], gietjav tjuohte [700], gákktse tjuohte [800], and åkktse tjuohte [900].
  • Thousands are formed by setting the multiplier unit before the word for thousand (tuvsán) separated with a space, with the exception of one thousand itself: tuvsán [1,000], guoktte tuvsán [2,000], gålbmå tuvsán [3,000], nällje tuvsán [4,000], vihtta tuvsán [5,000], guhta tuvsán [6,000], gietjav tuvsán [7,000], gákktse tuvsán [8,000], and åkktse tuvsán [9,000].
  • A grammar of Pite Saami, by Joshua Wilbur (Language Science Press, 2015)
  • Numbers in different languages