Tamazight Numbers

If you're trying to learn Tamazight Numbers which is also called Berber, check our courses about Cardinal Numbers and Ordinal Numbers... to help you with your Tamazight grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Tamazight. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Tamazight Numbers

Learning the Tamazight Numbers is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Tamazight language. But first we need to know what the role of Numbers is in the structure of the grammar in Tamazight.

Tamazight cardinal number convey the "how many" they're also known as "counting numbers," because they show quantity. Here are some examples:

English NumbersTamazight Numbers
numbers
oneyan
twosin
threekrad
fourkouz
fivesmmous
sixsdis
sevensa
eighttam
ninetza
tenmzaw
elevenyan d mraw
twelvesin d mraw
thirteenkrad d mraw
fourteenkouz d mraw
fifteensmmous d mraw
sixteensdid d mraw
seventeensa d mraw
eighteentam d mraw
nineteentza d mraw
twentysnat tamrawin
hundredmraw n tamrawin
one thousandalf
millionmlyoun

Notice the structure of the Numbers in Tamazight.

List of Ordinal Numbers in Tamazight

Tamazight Ordinal numbers tell the order of things in a set: first, second, third, etc. Ordinal numbers do not show quantity. They only show rank or position. Below is a list of the Cardinal Numbers and Ordinal Numbers in Tamazight. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Tamazight vocabulary.

English NumbersTamazight Numbers
Ordinal Numbers
firstwadizwarn
secondwissin
thirdwikrad
fourthwiskkouz
fifthwismmous
sixthwissdis
seventhwis sa
eighthwis tam
ninthwis tza
tenthwis mraw
eleventhwis yan dmraw
twelfthwis sin d mraw
thirteenthwis krad dmraw
fourteenthwis kouz d mraw
fifteenthwis smmous dmraw
sixteenthwis sdis dmraw
seventeenthwis sa dmraw
eighteenthwis tam dmraw
nineteenthwi tza dmraw
twentiethwis 3chrin
onceyat wal
twicesnat wal

Cardinal Numbers and Ordinal Numbers have a very important role in Tamazight. Once you're done with the Berber Numbers, you might want to check the rest of our Tamazight lessons here: Learn Tamazight. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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