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Multiples and fractions of units of measure
This public article was written by prettydragoon, and last updated on 26 Apr 2014, 19:59.

[comments] Menu 1. List of unit prefixes 2. Systematic prefixes A unit prefix is used to precede a basic unit of measure to indicate a decadic multiple or fraction of the unit. The prefix senu-, for example, may be added to rea to indicate multiplication by one thousand; one senurea is equal to one thousand rea. The prefix hari-, likewise, may be added to tanu to indicate division by one hundred; one haritanu is equal to one hundredth of a tanu.
[top]List of unit prefixes

There are twenty-four standard unit prefixes.
Prefix1000x10xDecimalSI Equivalents
ñuho10001010301 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000
kiho1000910271 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000
haho1000810241 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000yotta
seho1000710211 000 000 000 000 000 000 000zetta
kuho1000610181 000 000 000 000 000 000exa
viho1000510151 000 000 000 000 000peta
neho1000410121 000 000 000 000tera
koho100031091 000 000 000giga
roya100021061 000 000mega
senu100011031 000kilo
haku10002/3102100hecto
ñuu10001/310110deca
100001001
ñuri1000-1/310-10.1deci
hari1000-2/310-20.01centi
seri1000-110-30.001milli
piho1000-210-60.000 001micro
koño1000-310-90.000 000 001nano
neño1000-410-120.000 000 000 001pico
viño1000-510-150.000 000 000 000 001femto
kuño1000-610-180.000 000 000 000 000 001atto
seño1000-710-210.000 000 000 000 000 000 001zepto
haño1000-810-240.000 000 000 000 000 000 000 001yocto
kiño1000-910-270.000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 001
ñuño1000-1010-300.000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 000 001

[top]Systematic prefixes

The prefixes beyond roya- (mega-) and piho- (micro-) are formed in a systematic fashion. The first syllable of the number of the exponent of thousands, appended with either the augmentative suffix -ho for multiples or the diminutive suffix -ño for fractions, is used.
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