How to use Major System not being native english?
What language do you want to use?
[Edit: this question was asked before these posts were split into a new thread with a new title.]
Make an association with each number to a consonant that is similar to your language. Or use a preexisting set of associations that fits well with portuguese. Google fu it.
Maybe you can reuse a set from other language that is similiar or shares roots.
You can use persons named in whatever language as long it rings you a bell. Just be consistent.
This is not very important. The Brazilian recorder Albert Dell’isola uses the major system, I also use a variation of the major system.
The Major System is a phonetic code, and all phonemes are present in Portuguese. You can use it right away.
For example, here are my first 10 pegs, based on The Major System: