Chinese Names for Integers

26 Oct 2018 Anicotte Rémi CRLAO

Chinese names for integers have always used the digits [1] through [9] and a series of decimal pivots starting with [10], [10 2 ], [10 3 ] and [10 4 ]. Changes occurred in the way the compounds [digit][pivot] were concatenated, with the conjunction y{\`o}u until the 3 rd century BCE, then with the term l{\'i}ng, which emerged around the 12 th century CE... (read more)

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