Norwegian Numbers

Norwegian Numbers

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

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Norwegian Numbers

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

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

English NumbersNorwegian Numbers
numberstall
oneen
twoto
threetre
fourfire
fivefem
sixseks
sevensyv
eightåtte
nineni
tenti
elevenelleve
twelvetolv
thirteentretten
fourteenfjorten
fifteenfemten
sixteenseksten
seventeensytten
eighteenatten
nineteennitten
twentytjue
hundredhundre
one thousandett tusen
millionmillion

As you can see from the example above, the structure of the Numbers in Norwegian has a logical pattern. Locate the Numbers above and see how it works with the rest of the sentence in Norwegian.

List of Ordinal Numbers in Norwegian

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

English NumbersNorwegian Numbers
Ordinal Numbers
firstførste
secondandre
thirdtredje
fourthfjerde
fifthfemte
sixthsjette
seventhsyvende
eighthåttende
ninthniende
tenthtiende
eleventhellevte
twelfthtolvte
thirteenthtrettende
fourteenthfjortende
fifteenthfemtende
sixteenthsekstende
seventeenthsyttende
eighteenthattende
nineteenthnittende
twentiethtjuende
onceén gang
twiceto ganger

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


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