European Number Systems

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zero nul zero null cero nula zero zero nula nula nula nula nula null

one edín un eins uno jeden jeden unu jeden jeden jeden jèdan ena odín

two dva deux zwei dos dva dwa doi dva dva dva dvâ dva dva

three tri trois drei tres tr^i trzy trei tri try tri trî tri tri

four chétiri quatre vier cuatro chtyr^i cztery patru shtyri shtyry shtyri chètiri shtiri chety're

five pet cinq fünf cinco pêt pie,c' cinci pät' pet pejc pêt pet pyat'

six shest six sechs seis shest szes'c' s,ase shest' shest shesc shêst shest shest'

seven sédem sept sieben siete sedm siedem s,apte sedem sedem shedzem sëdam sedem sem'

eight ósem huit acht ocho osm osiem opt osem ossem osem ösam osem vósem'

nine dévet neuf neun nueve devêt dziewie,c' nouâ devät' devat dzevec dëve:t devet dévyat'

^ Some German numerals have a radio accent. The numbers in question are: 2 ZWEI pronounced by some TXs, as TSWO . 5 FUNF some pronounce it as FUNUF poss hrd as a fast TUNIS 9 NEUN pronounced by some as NEUGEN. This is totally in keeping with some German armed forces stations and corresponds to our WUN, FOWER, FIFE, NINER

Arabic Numerals [E25 and V08] English Arabic zero 0 sifr one 1 wahid two 2 itnien three 3 talata four 4 arba five 5 khamsa six 6 sitta seven 7 saba eight 8 tamanya nine 9 tissa

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Numeral systems used on selected Slavic Stations [Stations apparently discontinued] S11 Presta 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 zero yezinka dvonta troika chidiri peyonta shes sedm osem prunka Notes: S11a Cherta nul adinka dvoyka troyka chetyorka petyorka shest syem vosyem dyevyet

S10d Nula* Jeden^ dva tri ‘ shytri pyet shest sedoom Osoom~ devyet

S17c Nula* Jeden^ dva tri ‘ shytri pyet shest sedoom Osoom~ devyet

* Nula heard as nul ^ Jeden heard as yedinar ‘ Tri heard as ‘she’ ~ Osoom often heard as bosoom or vosoom.

©ENIGMA2000 1st December 2008 [Revised 11th September 2009]

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