Numbers in Portuguese

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We should learn numbers in Portuguese because in real life we often use them when we are talking or writing. Some numbers change according to the gender of the nouns they apply to. Pronunciations are written in square brackets.

Lets start with numbers from 0-10:

1. um [oom] / uma [oo-mah]
2. dois [doh-eesh] / duas [doo-ash]
3. tres [treh-sh]
4. quatro [kwa-troo]
5. cinco [cin-koo]
6. seis [say-eesh]
7. sete [set]
8. oito  [oy-too]
9. nove  [noh-vee]
10. dez [desh]

Make sure that you have learned these numbers very well. If so, you can start to learn numbers in Portuguese from 11 to 20. Here we go:

11. onze [on-zee]
12. doze [doh-zee]
13. treze [tray-zee]
14. catorze [ka-tor-zee]
15. quinze [keen-zee]
16. dezesseis [deh-zah-say-eesh]
17. dezessete [deh-zah-set]
18. dezoito [deh-zoy-too]
19. dezenove [deh-zah-nov]
20. vinte [veent]

After completing to learn the numbers until 20, you can start to learn numbers until 30, after 30 you will see the basic rule of numbers in Portuguese, it goes through 100.

21. vinte e um [veent e oom]
22. vinte e dois [veent e doh-eesh]
23. vinte e três [veent e treh-sh]
24. vinte e quatro [veent e kwa-troo]
25. vinte cinco [veent e cin-koo]
26. vinte seis [veent e say-eesh]
27. vinte sete [veent e set]
28. vinte e oito [veent e oy-too]
29. vinte e nove [veent e noh-vee]
30. trinta [treen-tah]
31. trinta e um [treen-tah e oom]
32. trinta e dois [treen-tah e doh-eesh]
33. trinta e três [treen-tah e treh-sh]
40. quarenta [kwa-ren-tah]
41. quarenta e um [kwa-ren-tah  e oom]
42. quarenta e dois [kwa-ren-tahe doh-eesh]
50. cinquenta [cin-kwen-tah]
60. sessenta [seh-sen-tah]
70. setenta [seh-tayn-tah]
80. oitenta [oy-tayn-tah ]
90. noventa [noo-vayn-tah]
100. cem [saing]

Note: After ‘cem‘ you should use ‘cento‘ for 100.

If you have learned so far, you can learn all the numbers in Portuguese. Here we go:

101. cento e um [cento e oom]
102. cento e dois [cento e doh-eesh]
103. cento e três [cento e treh-sh]
110. cento e dez [cento e desh]
199. cento e noventa e nove [cento e noo-vayn-tah e noh-vee]
200. duzentos [doo-zayn-toosh]
201. duzentos e um [doo-zayn-toosh  e oom]
202. duzentos e dois [doo-zayn-toosh e doh-eesh]
203. duzentos e três [doo-zayn-toosh e treh-sh]
251. duzentos e cinquenta e um [doo-zayn-toosh e cin-kwen-tah e oom]
252. duzentos e cinquenta e dois [doo-zayn-toosh e cin-kwen-tah e doh-eesh]
300. trezentos [treh-zayn-cen-toosh]
400. quatrocentos [kwa-tro-cen-toosh]
500. quinhentos [Keen-nyientoosh]
600. sessentos [seh-eesh-cen-toosh]
700. setecentos [seh-tay-cen-toosh]
800. oitocentos [oy-toh-cen-toosh]
900. novecentos [noh-vay-cen-toosh]
1.000. mil [meal]
2.000. dois mil [doh-eesh meal]
3.000. três mil [treh-sh meal]
3.333. três mil trezentos trinta e três [treh-sh meal treh-zayn-cen-toosh treen-tah e treh-sh]
1.000.000. um milhão [ung mee-lyee-aung]
1.000.000.000. um bilhão [ung bee-lyee-aung]

Don’t worry if you didn’t get it well. You will be able to have this knowledge when you practice your Portuguese using numbers. Stay cool and stay connected to learn more! 😉

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