Hawaiian/Numbers

Nā heluEdit

  • 0 'ole
  • 1 'ekahi
  • 2 'elua
  • 3 'ekolu
  • 4 'ehā
  • 5 'elima
  • 6 'eono
  • 7 'ehiku
  • 8 'ewalu
  • 9 'eiwa
  • 10 'umi
  • 11 'umikūmākahi (10 + 1)
  • 12 'umikūmālua (10 + 2)
  • 13 'umikūmākolu (10 + 3)
You may notice that you write the tens place number (umi), then kūmā (the adding word), then the ones place number without the 'e- prefix. This rule is always the same.
  • 14 'umikūmā
  • 15 'umikūmālima
  • 16 'umikūmāono
  • 17 'umikūmāhiku
  • 18 'umikūmāwalu
  • 19 'umikūmāiwa
  • 20 iwakālua
Again, same rule.
  • 21 iwakāluakūmākahi (20 + 1)
  • 22 iwakāluakūmālua (20 + 2)
  • 23 iwakāluakūmākolu (20 + 3)
You've got the hang of it...
  • 30 kanakolu
  • 40 kanahā
  • 50 kanalima
  • 60 kanaono
  • 70 kanahiku
  • 80 kanawalu
  • 90 kanaiwa
  • 100 ho'okahi hanele (or ho'okahi haneli)
  • 126 ho'okahi hanele iwakāluakūmāono
  • 173 ho'okahi hanele kanahikukūmākolu
  • 200 'elua hanele
  • 300 'ekolu hanele
Last modified on 29 April 2009, at 02:37