Numbers in Saterland Frisian

Learn numbers in Saterland Frisian

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

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 Saterland Frisian?

Saterland Frisian (Seeltersk), also known as Sater Frisian or Saterlandic, is a language that belongs to the Indo-European family, in the germanic group. Dialect of the East Frisian language, it is spoken in Lower Saxony, Germany, and counts about one thousand speakers.Due to lack of data, we can only count accurately up to 999,999 in Saterland Frisian. Please contact me if you can help me counting up from that limit.

List of numbers in Saterland Frisian

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

  • 1) een
  • 2) two
  • 3) tjo
  • 4) fjauer
  • 5) fieuw
  • 6) säks
  • 7) soogen
  • 8) oachte
  • 9) njuugen
  • 10) tjoon
  • 11) alwen
  • 12) tweelich
  • 13) trättien
  • 14) fjautien
  • 15) füüftien
  • 16) säkstien
  • 17) soogentien
  • 18) achttien
  • 19) njuugentien
  • 20) twintich
  • 30) trüütich
  • 40) fjautich
  • 50) füüftich
  • 60) säkstich
  • 70) soogentich
  • 80) tachentich
  • 90) njuugentich
  • 100) hunnert
  • 1,000) duusend

Numbers in Saterland Frisian: Saterland Frisian numbering rules

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

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

  • Digits and numbers from one to twelve are specific words: een (masculine: aan) [1], two (masculine: twäin) [2], tjo (masculine: träi) [3], fjauer [4], fieuw [5], säks [6], soogen [7], oachte [8], njuugen [9], tjoon [10], alwen [11], and tweelich [12].
  • From thirteen to nineteen, the numbers are formed from the matching multipliar digit, adding the word for ten (tien) at the end: trättien [13], fjautien [14], füüftien [15], säkstien [16], soogentien [17], achttien [18], and njuugentien [19].
  • The tens are formed by adding the suffix -tich at the end of the digits, with the exception of ten: tjoon [10], twintich [20], trüütich [30], fjautich [40], füüftich [50], säkstich [60], soogentich [70], tachentich [80], and njuugentich [90].
  • From twenty-one to ninety-nine, the tens and units are joined with the word un (and), but the unit is said before the ten (e.g.: eenuntrüütich [31], fieuwunfjautich [45]).
  • Hundred (hunnert) and thousand (duusend) are not separated from their multiplier by a space (e.g.: twohunnert [200], tjoduusend [3,000], tjoonduusend [10,000]).
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