# Khangaþyagon Numbers

Khangaþyagon uses a base 10 counting system, within which multiples of 12 have a special status.

## Contents

## Cardinals

Cardinals are formed from the following roots.

- mod
- 1
- den
- 2
- rad
- 3
- karv
- 4
- sint
- 5
- bant
- 6
- ngab
- 7
- talsh
- 8
- yorr
- 9
- allb
- 10
- mæn
- 11
- þurn
- 12
- kannit
- 100
- mœz
- 144
- terbrakh
- 10000
- gilþi
- 100000000

When compounding, smaller-follows-larger indicates addition, larger-follows-smaller indicates multiplication -

- allbrad
- 13
- denallb
- 20

Multiples of 12, up to 144, are expressed as such -

- denallbrad
- 23
- denþurn
- 24

Numbers between 60 and 69, or between 120 and 129, are expressed thus -

- sintþurnkarv
- 64
- allbþurntalsh
- 128

When used as adjectives, cardinals do not mark for grammatical number, as this is a lexical property of cardinals.

## Ordinals

Ordinals are formed by adding the adjectivising suffix *-ek* to the cardinal. They behave as normal adjectives.

## Multiplicity

Adding the adjectivising suffix *-l* to a cardinal forms the sense *single, double, triple, n-fold*. Adding the adverbial suffix *-wan* to this forms the sense *once, twice, thrice* etc.

## Fractions

The denominator of a fraction is formed by compounding a cardinal with the noun *ak*, meaning *part*. By default, the numerator is 1. Otherwise, the denominator is put in the plural, and followed by a cardinal expressing the numerator.

- denak
- 1/2
- karvakar rad
- 3/4

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