Slovak Numbers

Slovak Numbers

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

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Slovak Numbers

Learning the Slovak 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 Slovak language. But first we need to know what the role of Numbers is in the structure of the grammar in Slovak.

Slovak cardinal number convey the "how many" they're also known as "counting numbers," because they show quantity.

Grammar Tips:

In Slovak 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 = dvadsať jeden. 52 = päťdesiat dva.


Here are some examples:

English NumbersSlovak Numbers
numbersčíslovky
onejeden
twodva
threetri
fourštyri
fivepäť
sixšesť
sevensedem
eightosem
ninedeväť
tendesať
elevenjedenásť
twelvedvanásť
thirteentrinásť
fourteenštrnásť
fifteenpätnásť
sixteenšestnásť
seventeensedemnásť
eighteenosemnásť
nineteendevätnásť
twentydvadsať
hundredsto
one thousandtisíc
millionmilión

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

List of Ordinal Numbers in Slovak

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

English NumbersSlovak Numbers
Ordinal Numbersradové číslovky
firstprvý
seconddruhý
thirdtretí
fourthštvrtý
fifthpiaty
sixthšiesty
seventhsiedmy
eighthôsmy
ninthdeviaty
tenthdesiaty
eleventhjedenásty
twelfthdvanásty
thirteenthtrinásty
fourteenthštrnásty
fifteenthpätnásty
sixteenthšestnásty
seventeenthsedemnásty
eighteenthosemnásty
nineteenthdevätnásty
twentiethdvadsiaty
onceraz
twicedvakrát

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


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