하루, 이틀, 사흘… ~ Counting days

An alternate to counting days using 일일, 두일, 삼일 etc, we can also use the following special counting system:

하루: one day
이틀: two days
사흘: three days
나흘: four days
닷새: five days
엿새: six days
이레: seven days
여드레: eight days
아흐레: nine days
열흘: ten days

Examples
내 생일 이틀 남았어요.
It is two days before my birthday.

사흘만 더 시간을 주세요?
Can you give me three more days time?

이레 동안 안 피웠어요.
I haven’t smoked for seven days.

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