Basic Chinese Numbers

Everywhere you go in China you're going to see and hear Chinese numbers. Learning the basic Chinese numbers system and how to count in Chinese will make your China experience more enjoyable and fulfiling. Whether you're going out to eat at a fine restaurant, trying to book a hotel, or going shopping at a local market, having a basic understanding of Chinese numbers is important for anyone traveling through China. To hear a number, simply click any blue button below. Then repeat the number out load.
English
Chinese
zero
0
líng
one
1
two
2
èr / liǎng
three
3
sān
four
4
five
5
six
6
lìu
seven
7
eight
8
nine
9
jiǔ
ten
10
shí
eleven
11
十一
拾壹
shíyī
twelve
12
十二
拾貳
shíèr
thirteen
13
十三
拾叁
shísān
fourteen
14
十四
拾肆
shísì
fifteen
15
十五
拾伍
shíwǔ
sixteen
16
十六
拾陸
shílìu
seventeen
17
十七
拾柒
shíqī
eighteen
18
十八
拾捌
shíbā
nineteen
19
十九
拾玖
shíjiǔ
twenty
20
二十
貳拾 [廿]
èrshí [niàn]
thirty
30
三十
叁拾 [卅]
sānshí [sà]
fourty
40
四十
肆拾 [卌]
sìshí [xì]
fifty
50
五十
伍拾
wǔshí
sixty
60
六十
陸拾
lìushí
seventy
70
七十
柒拾
qīshí
eighty
80
八十
捌拾
bāshí
ninety
90
九十
玖拾
jiǔshí
one hundred
100
一百
壹佰
yībǎi
one thousand
1,000
一千
壹仟
yīqiān
one million
1,000,000
一百万
壹佰萬
yībǎiwàn