Chinese (Mandarin)Numbers. From Wikibooks, open books for an open world Chinese (Mandarin) 3 The Use of Zero in Chinese; 4 Chinese Gestures for Numbers; Number System () The Use of Zero in Chinese. If a number ends in zero, there is no need to include the Chinese Chinese speakers use the same number system as Westerners, especially when writing larger numbers like 2011. Even in the middle of a sentence of Chinese characters, they will usually write an Arabic numeral rather than the Chinese characters for it.
Writing the numbers in Chinese is simple enough, we teach you how here, stroke by stroke. If you can learn the numbers 1 to 10, you will be able to count to 99. So we can express the numbers gradually as we analyse each digit in the Arabic number:. Larger numbers [ edit Up to" 10, 000s" (), there are corresponding Chinese characters for each digit. How To Write Chinese Numbers In Characters In China, people usually just write 1, 2, 3 when writing numbers.
But just like in English, there are spelling form of numbers such as" one, two, three"there are also characterform numbers in Chinese. Dealing with large numbers can be difficult, not because the Chinese numbers themselves are hard to grasp, but because native English speakers have to start thinking of large numbers in groups of four zeroes rather than three zeroes.
In order to really make large numbers stick, use figures that you are familiar with to tie meaning to Below is a video that Gemmy and Affy learned how to count 120 in Mandarin Chinese and how to write number in Chinese characters too. 1 One in Chinese 2 Two in Chinese The Chinese character numeral system consists of the Chinese characters used by the Chinese written language to write spoken numerals.
Similar to spellingout numbers in English (e. g." one thousand nine hundred fortyfive" ), it Numbers in Mandarin Chinese () How to count in Mandarin Chinese, a variety of Chinese spoken in China, Taiwan and various other places. Click on any of the numbers that are links (blue) to hear them spoken. Type one Chinese or English number per line in the form above and click" Convert".
The equivalent number will appear in the Results area. You can also enter Chinese by clicking on the Chinese numbers in the table below.