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> 10 fingers and 10 toes? :-)

While others pointed to hexagesimal my first idea was vigesimal, a system which left traces in many European languages.

(To those who complain now French counting be to complicated, try Danish ... ;)

Cheers Rolf
(addicted to the Perl Programming Language and ☆☆☆☆ :)
Je suis Charlie!

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by chacham (Prior) on May 07, 2017 at 20:22 UTC

    While others pointed to hexagesimal my first idea was vigesimal

    Pfft. What a waste of good knuckles and fingers. Down with vigesimal. Long live hexagesimal!