Numbers (was: Conlang-to-conlang translation project)
|From:||Irina Rempt <ira@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, May 8, 1999, 19:48|
On Sat, 8 May 1999, Gary Shannon wrote:
> 5 -- hand (five fingers)
I don't know where the other Valdyan numbers come from (except the
ones that are dual or plural forms of others) but _ran_ "five" is
certainly derived from _rain_ "hand". Also the dual: _irain_ "(both)
hands", _iran_ "ten".
Varsinen an laynynay, saraz no arlet rastinay.