Numbers in Northern Sierra Miwәk


1 One lutti
2 Two oṭiiko
3 Three tolookosu
4 Four oyyiisa
5 Five massokka
6 Six temmokka
7 Seven kenekaku
8 Eight kawinṭa
9 Nine wo'e
10 Ten na'aacha
11 Eleven lussakeenu' or na'aachmu lutti
12 Twelve oṭiiksakena
13 Thirteen tolo'ti 'aaku
14 Fourteen kolookaku
15 Fifteen yu'ali
16 Sixteen o'yoṭo
20 Twenty na'aah
21 Twentyone na'aahmu lutti
30 Thirty na'aahmu na'aacha
     
  bunch of stars hossokkona eeaasu
    hossokkona waŋa
  one Indian lutti mewә
  single Indian mewә
  two Indians oṭiako mewәk
  three people tolookoko
  lots of snakes waŋaanum loopaṭi
     
    Examples Without Sounds
  one each lutiameni
  two times oṭiikoma
  three times tolokomai
  one woman lutti osa
  two women oṭiiko osa
  one dog lutti chuku
  two dog oṭiiko chuku
  coyotes ole' chuk
  boys naŋatikoko
  alone, only luttiti
  two they men they oṭiako naŋak
  Three little baskets I have tolokotiy palakay eteymat
  there were three little children of us at that time ehelanim tolokotisum icinon
  Bead measures from tip of middle finger down curved back to base knuckle. Ca 5 inches ko'motcu
  two ko'motcu ko'motca'ti
  4 ko'motcu from finger tip to between elbow & shoulder lu'aa
  two lu'aa oṭiiko lu'aa
  women osak
  many rocks waŋa sawa
  many trees waŋa leeka
  three hair tolookosu hana
  I have four daughters oyiisak tunekot kannuŋ