Latvian Numbers

If you're trying to learn Latvian Numbers you will find some useful resources including a course about Cardinal Numbers and Ordinal Numbers... to help you with your Latvian 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 Latvian. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Latvian Numbers

Learning the Latvian Numbers displayed below is vital to the language. Latvian cardinal number convey the "how many" they're also known as "counting numbers," because they show quantity.

Grammar Tips:

In Latvian numbers from 1 to 20 are unique and therefore need to be memorized individually. Numbers from 21 and upwards are formed by using the following pattern: for example 21 can be formed by using 20 + 1 without connecting them and becomes divdesmit viens; 22 = divdesmit divi, 45 = četrdesmit pieci etc.


Here are some examples:

English NumbersLatvian Numbers
numbersskaits
oneviens
twodivi
threetrīs
fourčetri
fivepieci
sixseši
sevenseptiņi
eightastoņi
ninedeviņi
tendesmit
elevenvienpadsmit
twelvedivpadsmit
thirteentrīspadsmit
fourteenčetrpadsmit
fifteenpiecpadsmit
sixteensešpadsmit
seventeenseptiņpadsmit
eighteenastoņpadsmit
nineteendeviņpadsmit
twentydivdesmit
hundredsimts
one thousandviens tūkstotis
millionmiljons

Notice the structure of the Numbers in Latvian.

List of Ordinal Numbers in Latvian

Latvian 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 Latvian. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Latvian vocabulary.

English NumbersLatvian Numbers
Ordinal Numbers
firstpirmais
secondotrais
thirdtrešais
fourthceturtais
fifthpiektais
sixthsestais
seventhseptītais
eighthastotais
ninthdevītais
tenthdesmitais
eleventhvienpadsmitais
twelfthdivpadsmitais
thirteenthtrīspadsmitais
fourteenthčetrpadsmitais
fifteenthpiecpadsmitais
sixteenthsešpadsmitais
seventeenthseptiņpadsmitais
eighteenthastoņpadsmitais
nineteenthdeviņpadsmitais
twentiethdivdesmitais
oncevienreiz
twicedivreiz

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


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