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Counters for days also use Japanese numerals, from 2 to 10: ふつか, みっか, よっか... . 20th also uses a native counter: はつか. Some day numbers use mixed counters (14, 24): じゅうよっか, にじゅうよっか.


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A loaf of bread is called 斤(kin) in general.


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Instead of giving you a long boring answer...I'll get to the facts. Yes you can use just the ~つ counter but the ~こ counter works just as well. like いっこ、にこ、さんこ and so on. This counter is used for round objects (like cheese wheels,sandwiches,balls,etc...). Hope this helped!


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Numbers written with Arabic numerals are usually positional. The place value of each digit depends on its position in the sequence: 1b2 + 2b1 + 3b0 = 123 Numbers written with kanji are typically non-positional. Although they usually appear in the same order, rather than use position alone to indicate their place value, they're generally combined with ...


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When you only see 一二三, the context always matters. (As you may know, Japanese language generally rely very much on the context to decide the meaning.) You use 百二十三 kind of way only when you want to specify that numbers are like "one hundred twenty-three". This kind of expressions however tends to be redundant (二億三千五百九十五万三千百四十五=235,953,445). So you ...


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Japanese-speaker here. "One hundred twenty-three" = 百二十三 "One, two, three" = 一二三 or 一、二、三


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Without context, I would say it's one hundred twenty three. "One, two, three" would probably look like 一・二・三, or some other common delimiter.


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Here is a good list of numbers in [大和言葉]{やまとことば}. http://www.sf.airnet.ne.jp/~ts/language/number/ancient_japanesej.html Beginning and intermediate Japanese-learners may think that we only use 1-10 from the list in Modern Japanese, but that is not true. For instance, native speakers frequently use these to tell people's ages euphemistically. はたち ...


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As it turns out, there are Japanese numbers greater than 10! Getting started, let's review the basics: 1 through 9: [一つ]{ひとつ}、[二つ]{ふたつ}、[三つ]{みっつ}、[四つ]{よっつ}、[五つ]{いつつ}、[六つ]{むっつ}、[七つ]{ななつ}、[八つ]{やっつ}、[九つ]{ここのつ} Going above 20, つ changes into そ. Here are the 10s through 90: ...


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See 古代日本語の数体系 はたち、みそじ is still for referring people's age. い、いそ、ち、や, よろず, etc are often seen in proper names, and fixed phrases. 1-9 10-90 100-900 1k-9000 10000 1 ひとつ とを もも ち よろづ 2 ふたつ はたち ふたほ ふたち ふたよろづ 3 みつ みそぢ みほ みち みよろづ 4 よつ よそぢ よほ よち よよろづ ...



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