Telugu Numbers

Telugu Numbers

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

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Telugu Numbers

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

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

English NumbersTelugu Numbers
numberssankhyalu - సంఖ్యలు
oneokati - ఒకటి
tworendu - రెండు
threemoodu - మూడు
fournaalgu - నాల్గు
five aidu - ఐదు
sixaaru - ఆరు
sevenedu - ఏడు
eightyenimidi - ఎనిమిది
ninetommidi - తొమ్మిది
tenpadi - పది
elevenpadakondu - పదకొండు
twelvepannendu - పన్నెండు
thirteenpadamoodu - పదమూడూ
fourteenpadhnaalugu - పధ్నాలుగు
fifteenpadihenu - పదిహేను
sixteenpadaharu - పదహారు
seventeenpadihedu - పదిహేడు
eighteenpaddhenimidi - పద్ధెనిమిది
nineteenpandommadi - పందొమ్మది
twentyiravai - ఇరవై
hundrednooru - నూరు
one thousandokaveyyi - ఒకవెయ్యి
million padilakshalu - పదిలక్షలు

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

List of Ordinal Numbers in Telugu

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

English NumbersTelugu Numbers
Ordinal Numberskramasoochaka sankhyalu - క్రమసూచక సంఖ్యలు
firstmodati - మొదటి
secondrendava - రెండవ
thirdmoodava - మూడవ
fourthnaalgava - నాల్గవ
fifthayidava - ఐదవ
sixthaarava - ఆరవ
seventhedava - ఏడవ
eighthyenimidava - ఎనిమిదవ
ninthtommidava - తొమ్మిదవ
tenthpadava - పదవ
eleventhpadakondava - పదకొండవ
twelfthpannaendava - పన్నెండవ
thirteenthpadamoodava - పదమూడవ
fourteenthpadhnalgava - పధ్నాల్గవ
fifteenthpadihenava - పదిహేనవ
sixteenthpadaharava - పదహారవ
seventeenthpadihedava - పదిహేడవ
eighteenthpaddhenimidava - పద్ధెనిమిదవ
nineteenthpandommidava - పందొమ్మిదవ
twentiethiruvadava - ఇరువదవ
onceokasari - ఒకసారి
twicerendavasaari - రెండవసారి

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


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