Dari Numbers

If you're trying to learn Dari Numbers you will find some useful resources including a course about Cardinal Numbers and Ordinal Numbers... to help you with your Dari grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Dari. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Dari Numbers

Learning the Dari Numbers is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Dari language. But first we need to know what the role of Numbers is in the structure of the grammar in Dari.

Dari cardinal number convey the "how many" they're also known as "counting numbers," because they show quantity. Here are some examples:

English NumbersDari Numbers
numbersā'edād - اعداد
oneyek - یک
twodo - دو
threeseh - سه
fourchehār - چهار
fivepenej - پنج
sixshesh - شش
sevenhefet - هفت
eightheshet - هشت
nineneh - نه
tendeh - ده
elevenyāzedeh - یازده
twelvedoāzedeh - دوازده
thirteenseyezedeh - سیزده
fourteenchehāredeh - چهارده
fifteenpānezedeh - پانزده
sixteenshānezedeh - شانزده
seventeenhefedeh - هفده
eighteenhejedeh - هجده
nineteennozedeh - نوزده
twentybeyeset - بیست
hundredṣed - صد
one thousandyek hezār - یک هزار
millionmeyeleyon - میلیون

Notice the structure of the Numbers in Dari.

List of Ordinal Numbers in Dari

Dari Ordinal numbers tell the order of things in a set: first, second, third, etc. Ordinal numbers do not show quantity. They only show rank or position. Below is a list of the Cardinal Numbers and Ordinal Numbers in Dari. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Dari vocabulary.

English NumbersDari Numbers
Ordinal Numbersā'edād tereteyebey - اعداد ترتیبی
firstāol - اول
seconddom - دوم
thirdsom - سوم
fourthchehārem - چهارم
fifthpenejem - پنجم
sixthsheshem - ششم
seventhhefetem - هفتم
eighthheshetem - هشتم
ninthnehem - نهم
tenthdehem - دهم
eleventhyāzedehem - یازدهم
twelfthdoāzedehem - دوازدهم
thirteenthseyezedehem - سیزدهم
fourteenthchehāredehem - چهاردهم
fifteenthpānezedehem - پانزدهم
sixteenthshānezedehem - شانزدهم
seventeenthhefedehem - هفدهم
eighteenthhejedehem - هجدهم
nineteenthnozedehem - نوزدهم
twentiethbeyesetem - بیستم
onceyek bār - یک بار
twicedobār - دوبار

Cardinal Numbers and Ordinal Numbers have a very important role in Dari. Once you're done with Dari Numbers, you might want to check the rest of our Dari lessons here: Learn Dari. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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