Datapoint Yoruba / Numeral Bases

Language:Yoruba
Feature:Numeral Bases by Bernard Comrie
Value:Pure vigesimal

Examples

Sentence igt-2448:

ọgọ́ˈjọ
ọgọ́ˈjọ
ọgọ́ˈjọ
160 (i.e. 20 x 8, cf. ogún ‘20’, e≥'jo ‘8’)

Sentence igt-2449:

mẹ́tàléláádọ́ˈjọ
mẹ́tàléláádọ́ˈjọ
mẹ́tàléláádọ́ˈjọ
153 (i.e. 3 + –10 + 20 x 8, cf. e≥'ta, me≥;'ta ‘3’)

Sentence igt-2450:

ẹgbẹ̀rin
ẹgbẹ̀rin
ẹgbẹ̀rin
800 (i.e. 200 x 4, cf. igba ‘200’, e≥'rin ‘4’)

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