Números ordinales del 1 al 10

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Números ordinales del 1 al 10

These are the ordinal numbers from 1 to 10:

1 primero/a
2 segundo/a
3 tercero/a
4 cuarto/a
5 quinto/a

6 sexto/a
7 séptimo/a
8 octavo/a
9 noveno/a
10 décimo/a

Ordinal numbers agree with the noun they accompany in terms of gender (masculine or feminine) and number (plural or singular):

Me gustó la segunda parte del libro.

I liked the second part of the book.

Él es mi cuarto hijo.

He’s my fourth son.

Exception: primero (first) and tercero (third) change to primer and tercer in front of a masculine noun:

Este es mi primer trabajo.

This is my first job.

Mi oficina está en el tercer piso.

My office is on the third floor.

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