Re: Numbers from 1 to 12 in Ayeri
|From:||Carsten Becker <naranoieati@...>|
|Date:||Friday, August 20, 2004, 18:33|
On Fri, 20 Aug 2004 18:20:01 +0200, Jörg Rhiemeier <joerg_rhiemeier@...>
>I am confused. You say the Ayeri use a base-12 system, yet
>you give the meanings of the larger numeral words
>(_menea_, _mennim_ etc.) as `10^6', `10^9', etc. If you mean
>powers of 12, you should write `12^6', `12^9', etc.
>Anything else is misleading. You also should not use words
>such as `hundred', `thousand', `million', etc. when referring
>to powers of 12. They simply are not the same numbers.
Alright, I'll change that. I thought something like that would come.