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The Number System of Wolof


This page is based on Wolof and Mandinka Resources.

The Number System of Wolof is based on five and ten.

NumberReadingMeaning
0?0
1benna1
2ñaar2
3ñetta3
4ñenent4
5juróom5
6juróom benna5 + 1
7juróom ñaar5 + 2
8juróom ñetta5 + 3
9juróom ñenent5 + 4
10fukka10
11fukka ak benna10 and 1
12fukka ak ñaar10 and 2
13fukka ak ñetta10 and 3
14fukka ak ñenent10 and 4
15fukka ak juróom10 and 5
16fukka ak juróom benna10 and (5 + 1)
17fukka ak juróom ñaar10 and (5 + 2)
18fukka ak juróom ñetta10 and (5 + 3)
19fukka ak juróom ñenent10 and (5 + 4)
20ñaar fukka2 × 10
21ñaar fukka ak benna(2 × 10) and 1
22ñaar fukka ak ñaar(2 × 10) and 2
23ñaar fukka ak ñetta(2 × 10) and 3
24ñaar fukka ak ñenent(2 × 10) and 4
25ñaar fukka ak juróom(2 × 10) and 5
26ñaar fukka ak juróom benna(2 × 10) and (5 + 1)
27ñaar fukka ak juróom ñaar(2 × 10) and (5 + 2)
28ñaar fukka ak juróom ñetta(2 × 10) and (5 + 3)
29ñaar fukka ak juróom ñenent(2 × 10) and (5 + 4)
30ñetta fukka3 × 10
31ñetta fukka ak benna(3 × 10) and 1
32ñetta fukka ak ñaar(3 × 10) and 2
33ñetta fukka ak ñetta(3 × 10) and 3
34ñetta fukka ak ñenent(3 × 10) and 4
35ñetta fukka ak juróom(3 × 10) and 5
36ñetta fukka ak juróom benna(3 × 10) and (5 + 1)
37ñetta fukka ak juróom ñaar(3 × 10) and (5 + 2)
38ñetta fukka ak juróom ñetta(3 × 10) and (5 + 3)
39ñetta fukka ak juróom ñenent(3 × 10) and (5 + 4)
40ñenent fukka4 × 10
41ñenent fukka ak benna(4 × 10) and 1
42ñenent fukka ak ñaar(4 × 10) and 2
43ñenent fukka ak ñetta(4 × 10) and 3
44ñenent fukka ak ñenent(4 × 10) and 4
45ñenent fukka ak juróom(4 × 10) and 5
46ñenent fukka ak juróom benna(4 × 10) and (5 + 1)
47ñenent fukka ak juróom ñaar(4 × 10) and (5 + 2)
48ñenent fukka ak juróom ñetta(4 × 10) and (5 + 3)
49ñenent fukka ak juróom ñenent(4 × 10) and (5 + 4)
50juróom fukka5 × 10
51juróom fukka ak benna(5 × 10) and 1
52juróom fukka ak ñaar(5 × 10) and 2
53juróom fukka ak ñetta(5 × 10) and 3
54juróom fukka ak ñenent(5 × 10) and 4
55juróom fukka ak juróom(5 × 10) and 5
56juróom fukka ak juróom benna(5 × 10) and (5 + 1)
57juróom fukka ak juróom ñaar(5 × 10) and (5 + 2)
58juróom fukka ak juróom ñetta(5 × 10) and (5 + 3)
59juróom fukka ak juróom ñenent(5 × 10) and (5 + 4)
60juróom benna fukka(5 + 1) × 10
61juróom benna fukka ak benna((5 + 1) × 10) and 1
62juróom benna fukka ak ñaar((5 + 1) × 10) and 2
63juróom benna fukka ak ñetta((5 + 1) × 10) and 3
64juróom benna fukka ak ñenent((5 + 1) × 10) and 4
65juróom benna fukka ak juróom((5 + 1) × 10) and 5
66juróom benna fukka ak juróom benna((5 + 1) × 10) and (5 + 1)
67juróom benna fukka ak juróom ñaar((5 + 1) × 10) and (5 + 2)
68juróom benna fukka ak juróom ñetta((5 + 1) × 10) and (5 + 3)
69juróom benna fukka ak juróom ñenent((5 + 1) × 10) and (5 + 4)
70juróom ñaar fukka(5 + 2) × 10
71juróom ñaar fukka ak benna((5 + 2) × 10) and 1
72juróom ñaar fukka ak ñaar((5 + 2) × 10) and 2
73juróom ñaar fukka ak ñetta((5 + 2) × 10) and 3
74juróom ñaar fukka ak ñenent((5 + 2) × 10) and 4
75juróom ñaar fukka ak juróom((5 + 2) × 10) and 5
76juróom ñaar fukka ak juróom benna((5 + 2) × 10) and (5 + 1)
77juróom ñaar fukka ak juróom ñaar((5 + 2) × 10) and (5 + 2)
78juróom ñaar fukka ak juróom ñetta((5 + 2) × 10) and (5 + 3)
79juróom ñaar fukka ak juróom ñenent((5 + 2) × 10) and (5 + 4)
80juróom ñetta fukka(5 + 3) × 10
81juróom ñetta fukka ak benna((5 + 3) × 10) and 1
82juróom ñetta fukka ak ñaar((5 + 3) × 10) and 2
83juróom ñetta fukka ak ñetta((5 + 3) × 10) and 3
84juróom ñetta fukka ak ñenent((5 + 3) × 10) and 4
85juróom ñetta fukka ak juróom((5 + 3) × 10) and 5
86juróom ñetta fukka ak juróom benna((5 + 3) × 10) and (5 + 1)
87juróom ñetta fukka ak juróom ñaar((5 + 3) × 10) and (5 + 2)
88juróom ñetta fukka ak juróom ñetta((5 + 3) × 10) and (5 + 3)
89juróom ñetta fukka ak juróom ñenent((5 + 3) × 10) and (5 + 4)
90juróom ñenent fukka(5 + 4) × 10
91juróom ñenent fukka ak benna((5 + 4) × 10) and 1
92juróom ñenent fukka ak ñaar((5 + 4) × 10) and 2
93juróom ñenent fukka ak ñetta((5 + 4) × 10) and 3
94juróom ñenent fukka ak ñenent((5 + 4) × 10) and 4
95juróom ñenent fukka ak juróom((5 + 4) × 10) and 5
96juróom ñenent fukka ak juróom benna((5 + 4) × 10) and (5 + 1)
97juróom ñenent fukka ak juróom ñaar((5 + 4) × 10) and (5 + 2)
98juróom ñenent fukka ak juróom ñetta((5 + 4) × 10) and (5 + 3)
99juróom ñenent fukka ak juróom ñenent((5 + 4) × 10) and (5 + 4)
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