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The hexadecimal quintillion equals 2 100,  just like 2 - 100  is one hexadecimal quintillionth.

Long live the good old long scale of zillions !

Hexadecimal
Zillion
Decimal
Equivalence

Name of the zillion number 

SMH
Prefix

Exponentiation expression 

Decimal
Value
Universal English UniversalEnglish          

B

QQQQQ

H

B

QQQQQ

W

B

QQQQQ

X

B

QQQQQ

Y

B

QQQQQ

K

B

QQQQQ

G

B

QQQQQ

C

B

QQQQQ

J

B

QQQQQ

T

B

QQQQQ

D

B

QQQQQ

S

1 048 576 16

1 048 576 15

1 048 576 14

1 048 576 13

1 048 576 12

1 048 576 11

1 048 576 10

1 048 576  9

1 048 576  8

1 048 576  7

1 048 576  6

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

sexdecillion

quindecillion

quatuordecillion

tredecillion

duodecillion

undecillion

decillion

nonillion

octillion

septillion

sextillion

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

mir-hi

mir-wi

mir-xi

mir-yi

mir-ki

mir-gi

mir-ci

mir-ji

mir-ti

mir-di

mir-si

million to the power of sixteen

million to the power of fifteen

million to the power of fourteen

million to the power of thirteen

million to the power of twelve

million to the power of eleven

million to the power of ten

million to the power of nine

million to the power of eight

million to the power of seven

million to the power of six

2.135 987+ ื 10 96

2.037 036- ื 10 90

1.942 669- ื 10 84

1.852 673+ ื 10 78

1.766 847+ ื 10 72

1.684 997- ื 10 66

1.606 938+ ื 10 60

1.532 496- ื 10 54

1.461 502- ื 10 48

1.393 796- ื 10 42

1.329 228- ื 10 36

B

QQQQQ

Z
1 048 576  5 bi mu one quintillion
W : weka *
mir-zi million to the power of five 1.267 651- ื 10 30

B

QQQQQ

F
1 048 576  4 bi mo one quadrillion
Y : yotta
mir-fi million to the power of four 1.208 926- ื 10 24

B

QQQQQ

V
1 048 576  3 bi ma one trillion
E : exa
mir-vi million to the power of three 1.152 922- ื 10 18

B

QQQQQ

P
1 048 576  2 bi me one billion
T : tera
mir-pi million to the power of two 1.099 015+ ื 10 12

B

QQQQQ

B
1 048 576  1 bi mi  one million
M : mega
mir-bi million to the power of one 1.048 576   ื 10  6

B

QQQQQ

Q
1 048 576  0 bi

one

h : hexa
mir-qi million to the power of zero 1.000 000    ื 10  0

B

QQQQQ

-B
1 048 576 -1 bi mri  one millionth
: micro
mir-nbi million to the power of minus one 0.953 674+ ื 10 -6

B

QQQQQ

-P
1 048 576 -2 bi mre one billionth
p : pico
mir-npi million to the power of minus two 0.909 495- ื 10-12

B

QQQQQ

-V
1 048 576 -3 bi mra one trillionth
a : atto
mir-nvi million to the power of minus three 0.867 362- ื 10-18

B

QQQQQ

-F
1 048 576 -4 bi mro one quadrillionth
y : yocto
mir-nfi million to the power of minus four 0.827 181- ื 10-24

B

QQQQQ

-Z
1 048 576 -5 bi mru one quintillionth
w : wekto *
mir-nzi million to the power of minus five 0.788 861- ื 10-30

B

QQQQQ

-S

B

QQQQQ

-D

B

QQQQQ

-T

B

QQQQQ

-J

B

QQQQQ

-C

B

QQQQQ

-G

B

QQQQQ

-K

B

QQQQQ

-Y

B

QQQQQ

-X

B

QQQQQ

-W

B

QQQQQ

-H

1 048 576 -6

1 048 576 -7

1 048 576 -8

1 048 576 -9

1 048 576-10

1 048 576-11

1 048 576-12

1 048 576-13

1 048 576-14

1 048 576-15

1 048 576-16

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–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

sextillionth

septillionth

octillionth

nonillionth

decillionth

undecillionth

duodecillionth

tredecillionth

quatuordecillionth

quindecillionth

sexdecillionth

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

–

mir-nsi

mir-ndi

mir-nti

mir-nji

mir-nci

mir-ngi

mir-nki

mir-nyi

mir-nxi

mir-nwi

mir-nhi

million to the power of minus six

million to the power of minus seven

million to the power of minus eight

million to the power of minus nine

million to the power of minus ten

million to the power of minus eleven

million to the power of minus twelve

million to the power of minus thirteen

million to the power of minus fourteen

million to the power of minus fifteen

million to the power of minus sixteen

0.752 316+ ื 10-36

0.717 465- ื 10-42

0.604 228- ื 10-48

0.652 530+ ื 10-54

0.622 302- ื 10-60

0.593 473- ื 10-66

0.565 980- ื 10-72

0.539 761- ื 10-78

0.514 756- ื 10-84

0.490 909+ ื 10-90

0.468 168- ื 10-96

Example :  The exponentiation expression bi mir-bebi means one million to the power of seventeen :  B M BB   =   1, 048 576 17  =  2.24- 1, 000 000 17  =  2.24- 10 102 .

The decimal googol  (= 10100)  is  BPFC-    M H :   Almost, one thousand two hundred forty-ten hexadecimal sexdecillion.

1616  equals  BQ  M V :   Onety hexadecimal trillion different integers can be encoded on 64-bits.  That is Sissa's number.

The 64-bit "Sissa"- register :

W WWWWW WWWWW WWWWW

           Example :

Nicolas Chuquet's example number : 745 324,  804 300,  700 023,  654 321   =   745 324 trillion, 804 300 billion, 700 023 million, 654 321 units.
Hexadecimal, with IBM digits : 0x  9DD42, 37B63, 6E67B, 207B1  
Hexadecimal, with omni-literal digits : JYYFP, VDGSV, SXSDG, PQDGB
 

Juyoyafepi ma,
vudogasevi me,
suxosadegi mi,
pu(qo)dagebi.

   Enunciated as  universal hexadecimal numerals.

Ninety-thirteen thousand, thirteen hundred, forty-two trillion,
thirty-seven thousand, eleven hundred, sixty-three billion,
sixty-fourteen thousand, six hundred, seventy-eleven million,
twonety thousand, seven hundred, eleventy-one.

   Enunciated as  English hexadecimal numerals.

Note :  Obviously, by using the universal hexadecimal numerals, all consonants and all vowels must be pronounced by respecting the rules of the hexadecimal alphabet.

The hexadecimal googol (= 16 256),   put for example as  be mi mur-ci :  BQ   M   (MZ) C   =  1.798  ื 10 308  seems to be the last reasonable limit in numbering.

 

Caution :  Don't confound the SMH unit symboles and the SHOL number names :

Multiples of the unit :

Value ื magnituderank

 

Number names :

Digit ื decuple

Multiple of Unit Symbol Power Name Value Power

The even magnitude zero and its five ranks in SMH :

Names of the one-digit-base numbers :

one hexa-i-unit B hiUnit 1024 0 ื 16 0  16 0   16 1 

hi

16

H ื  H 0

one hexa-e-unit B heUnit 1024 0 ื 16 1  16 1   16 2 

he

256

H ื  H 1

one hexa-a-unit B haUnit 1024 0 ื 16 2  16 2   16 3 

ha

4096

H ื  H 2

one hexa-o-unit B hoUnit 1024 0 ื 16 3  16 3   16 4 

ho

65 536

H ื  H 3

one hexa-u-unit B huUnit 1024 0 ื 16 4  16 4   16 5 

hu

1, 048 576

H ื  H 4

The even magnitude two and its five ranks in SMH :

 

Names of SHOL superbase numbers :

one mega-i-unit B MiUnit 1024 2 ื 16 0  16 5  =  16 5 

mi

million

M ื  M 0

one mega-e-unit B MeUnit 1024 2 ื 16 1  16 6   1610 

me

billion

M ื  M 1

one mega-a-unit B MaUnit 1024 2 ื 16 2  16 7   1615 

ma

trillion

M ื  M 2

one mega-o-unit B MoUnit 1024 2 ื 16 3  16 8   1620 

mo

quadrillion

M ื  M 3

one mega-u-unit B MuUnit 1024 2 ื 16 4  16 9   1625 

mu

quintillion

M ื  M 4

The even magnitudes two to ten in their rank zero :

 

Idem :

one mega-i-unit B MiUnit 1024 2 ื 16 0  16 5  =  16 5 

mi

million

M ื  M 0

one tera-i-unit B TiUnit 1024 4 ื 16 0  1610  =  1610 

me

billion

M ื  M 1

one  exa -i-unit B EiUnit 1024 6 ื 16 0  1615  =  1615 

ma

trillion

M ื  M 2

one yotta-i-unit B YiUnit 1024 8 ื 16 0  1620  =  1620 

mo

quadrillion

M ื  M 3

(one weka*-i-unit) (B WiUnit) 102410 ื 16 0  1625  =  1625 

mu

quintillion

M ื  M 4

In SMH, the multiples and submultiples of units have symbols.
These symbols are acronyms, to read in a specified manner.

Since the prefix hexa expresses the magnitude zero, i.e. 10240,
hexa is unequal sixteen. Thus, also its rank zero equals one.

Item, the five ranks of mega are multiples to powers of sixteen.
The first rank is rank zero, sixteen power zero :  Mega    one.

Conclusion :

Just like commonly the acronymic symbols of decimal SI are
 enunciated in their full meaning, that is also effective with the
SMH units. Example :  MHz is pronounced  " megahertz ", so
 MiHz is always said :  " mega-i-Hertz ",  never  " mi Hertz ".

Nor it is correct to pronounce symbols for units like milli-i-timple : " mit "

as a word ; since this makes no difference between milli-i- and mega-i.

 

In SHOL, self-evident, there are 16 number-digits :

B  to  W  and  Q.

Only two other letters are auxiliary digits :

 H 

as one-digit-base 

 = 

BQ

  =

16  

 M 

is the superbase

 = 

B,QQQQQ

  =

1, 048 576  

The universal number names

are all in the same pattern :

   7  =  7 ื 16 0  =  D ื H Q :  di

  64  =  4 ื 16 1  =  F ื H B :  fe

1024  =  4 ื 16 2  =  F ื H P :  fa

4096  = 16 ื 16 2  =  H ื H P :  ha

1024 4  =  M ื  M 1  =   M ื M B :  me

*  " weka "  is not BIPM-official.  However :  According to an existent proposal :  1000 10  is " W + deka = weka ", after 1000 9, " X + nona = xona ".[1]

BI-SMH now recognises these two proposals of Jim Blowers,  like " xonto " and " wekto "  ( 1000- 9  and  1000 -10 ) . All extentions above are reject .

 

The both auxiliary digits, H & M, are used in the both variants of the hexadecimal exponential notation.

Example :

7.256  ื 10 6    =     S.xgt  ื H Z    =    S.xgt  ื M B

Decimal :   seven point two five six, ten to the sixth power

equals

hexadecimal :   six point fourteen eleven eight, sixteen to the fifth power.

Naturally, sixteen to the fifth power is a (hexadecimal) million to its first power.

[1]  If in Greek language nine is doubtless εννέα, enn้a, there is an existent tradition in science to prefer exceptionally the latin prefix nona.

So for example, IUPAC decided in 1957, to use always " nona- " instead of  " enn้a- ".  See :  nonane and nonanol. (No "very correct" enn้ane).


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