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Japanese Numbers
Counting from 0 to 10

     one       -            ichi
     two      -             ni
     three     -             san
     four      -             shi
     five       -             go
     six        -             roku
     seven                shichi

     eight     -             hachi
     nine      -             ku
     ten        -             juu

Counting from 11 to 19

Take ten, which is juu, and add another number from 1 to 9, so eleven is juuichi, twelve is juuni, thirteen is juusan, and so on.

 

Counting from 20 to 99

 Take ni for the two and add juu.  Then you add go for the five.  So altogether it's nijuugo.  So 93 would be ku (nine), juu (ten), san (three). 

 

Counting from one hundred up

Add these terms to the beginning of the number. So 165 would be hyakurokujuugo. 

   100      -             hyaku
   200      -             niyaku
   300      -             sanbyaku
   400      -             yonhyaku
   500      -             gohyaku
   600      -             roppyaku
   700      -             happyaku
   800      -            kuyaku
   900      -            kyuuhyaku
   1,000   -             sen
   2,000   -             nisen
   3,000   -             sanzen
   4,000   -             yonzen
   5,000   -             gosen
   6,000   -             roksen
   7,000   -             nansen
   8,000   -             hassen
   9,000   -             kyuusen

JAPANESE NUMBER SYSTEM  

 

1

ICHI

 

2

NEE

 

3

SAN

 

4

CHI

 

5

GO

 

6

ROKU

 

7

SHICHI

 

8

HACHI

 

9

KU

 

10

JU

11

JU-ICHI

 

12

JU-NEE

 

13

JU-SAN

 

14

JU-CHI

 

 

15

JU-GO

 

 

 

16

JU-ROKU

 

 

17

JU-SHICHI

 

 

18

JU-HACHI

 

 

19

JU-KU

 

20

NEE-JU

 

21

NEE-JU-ICHI

 

 

22

NEE-JU-NEE

 

23

NEE-JU-SAN

24

NEE-JU-CHI

25

NEE-JU-GO

 

30

SAN-JU

 

40

YON-JU

 

 

50

GO-JU

 

60

ROKU-JU

70

SHICHI-JU

80

HACHI-JU

 

90

KYU-JU

100

HYAKU

1000

SEN

 

10,000

MAN

 

1,000,000

HYAKU-MAN

 

 


 

 

 


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