Terms

Decimal System

Decimal System
 
Sanskrit entails a decimal system from 1 to 1,000 Billion.
 
Number Name Meaning
1 aka, eka One
10 Diz cf. French: Dix Ten, also: 4 quarters
100 zata, zata-mAtra Measure
1,000 sahas, cakacciram
10,000 dazasAhasrika, ayuta Myriad, cf. Wanwu
100,000 lakSa (cf. laKsman)
1,000,000 niyuta, prayuta cf. Hebrew 05: Heh
10,000,000 tulAkoTi beam, highest in old
100,000,000 nyarbuda, samArbuda
1,000,000,000 vRnda, zatakoTi tulasI, Radha
10,000,000,000 para full age of Brahma
100,000,000,000 akSita undecayed
1,000,000,000,000 padma, antiyam time of death1000 billion
10,000,000,000,000 hAhA, madhya middle course
100,000,000,000,000 maHA-HAHA
1010,000,000,000,000 kaTal, Varuna Abundance
 
100 millions samArbuha 10,000 millions bhadva
100,000 millions akSita
1010,000 billions kaTal, Varuna
 
a i u r l e ai o au अ इ उ ऋ ऌ ए ऐ ओ औ
10 0 10 2 10 4 10 6 10 8 1010 1012 1014 1016
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