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Old Turkic cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : 𐰚𐰃 (eki)
    Ordinal : 𐰚𐰦𐰃 (ekinti)

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Turkic *ẹk(k)i (two). Cognate with Chuvash икӗ (ik̬ĕ), Khalaj əkki, Turkish iki (two), Uzbek ikki, Bashkir ике (ike), Yakut икки (ikki).

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𐰚𐰃 (éki)

  1. two
    • 9th century CE, Irk Bitig, Omen 2
      𐰆𐱃𐰺𐰆:𐰚𐰃:𐰖𐰞𐰍:𐰚𐰃𐰾𐰃:𐰆𐰍𐰞𐰃𐰣:𐰽𐰆𐰸𐰆𐰽𐰢𐰃𐰾
      otru:éki:yalïɣ:kiši:oɣlïn:soqušmïš
      (This road god) apparently met two joyful human beings.

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