Learning how to use Chinese numbers 1 -100

We wrote this quick list to help us find scriptures in the Bible. When listening for a scripture or stating one – the following sequence is used; Bible Book, di (ordinal),   Chinese number, zhāng (chapter), di (ordinal), Chinese number, jié (verse).

1-10

Yī – 1 Lìu – 6
Ėr – 2 Qī – 7
Sān – 3 Bā – 8
Sì – 4 Jiŭ – 9
Wŭ – 5 Shí – 10

11-100

11 – 19

Shí   + Chinese

60-69

Lìu Shí + Chinese

20-29

Ėr Shí   + Chinese

70-79

Qī  Shí + Chinese

30-39

Sān Shí  + Chinese

80-89

Bā Shí   + Chinese

40-49

Sì Shí+ Chinese

90-99

Jiŭ Shí  + Chinese

50-59

Wŭ Shí + Chinese

101 -109 =

Yī + Băi + Líng  +the Chinese number

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