Numbers in Universalglot

Learn numbers in Universalglot

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

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 Universalglot?

Universalglot is an international auxiliary language published by the French linguist Jean Pirro (1813-1886) in his book Tentative d’une langue universelle, Enseignement, grammaire, vocabulaire, published in 1868. Its vocabulary is based on Romance and Germanic languages. Jean Pirro provided with more than 7,000 basic words and numerous prefixes in an a posteriori language pre-dating Volapük by a decade, and Esperanto by nearly 20 years.

List of numbers in Universalglot

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

  • 1) un
  • 2) du
  • 3) tri
  • 4) quat
  • 5) quint
  • 6) sex
  • 7) sept
  • 8) okt
  • 9) nov
  • 10) dec
  • 11) undec
  • 12) dudec
  • 13) tridec
  • 14) quatdec
  • 15) quintdec
  • 16) sexdec
  • 17) septdec
  • 18) oktdec
  • 19) novdec
  • 20) duta
  • 30) trita
  • 40) quata
  • 50) quinta
  • 60) sexta
  • 70) septa
  • 80) okta
  • 90) novta
  • 100) cent
  • 1,000) mil
  • one million) million

Numbers in Universalglot: Universalglot numbering rules

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

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

  • Digits from one to nine are rendered by specific words: un [1], du [2], tri [3], quat [4], quint [5], sex [6], sept [7], okt [8], and nov [9].
  • Tens are formed adding the suffix -(t)a to the multiplier digit, except for ten: dec [10], duta [20], trita [30], quata [40], quinta [50], sexta [60], septa [70], okta [80], and novta [90].
  • Numbers for eleven to nineteen are formed starting with the unit, directly followed by the word for ten (dec) with no space: undec [11], dudec [12], tridec [13], quatdec [14], quintdec [15], sexdec [16], septdec [17], oktdec [18], and novdec [19].
  • From twenty-one to ninety-nine, compound numbers are formed starting with the ten, followed by the unit linked with a hyphen (e.g.: duta-tri [23], sexta-okt [68]).
  • Hundreds are formed starting with the multiplier digit, followed by the word for hundred (cent), separated with a space, except for one hundred: cent [100], du cent [200], tri cent [300], quat cent [400], quint cent [500], sex cent [600], sept cent [700], okt cent [800], and nov cent [900].
  • Thousands are formed starting with the multiplier digit, followed by the word for thousand (mil), separated with a space, except for one thousand: mil [1,000], du mil [2,000], tri mil [3,000], quat mil [4,000], quint mil [5,000], sex mil [6,000], sept mil [7,000], okt mil [8,000], and nov mil [9,000].
  • The word for million is million [106].
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