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12 in Spanish

12 in Spanish -  número doce en español

The number 12 in Spanish is a short number which is easy for beginners to learn:

The translation of the number twelve from English to Spanish is doce

The word 'doce' is a simple word which is easy to pronounce once you have mastered how the sounds of the various letters. There is more information on how to pronounce the letters of the number 12 in Spanish below.

If you would like to listen to a Spanish speaking saying the word doce, please refer to the language audio video at the bottom of this page. This is a pronunciation video; a free online teaching resource for beginners learning the numbers and the basics of this language.



What is 12 in Spanish?
The number 12 in Spanish is doce which is an easy word. Number twelve translate to número doce and sounds totally different to how the word is said in English. The following guide can teach beginners how to say this number correctly:

  • the letter d sounds similar to the d in den
  • o sounds like the o in dot
  • letter c sounds like the th sound in that as it falls before the letter e. In some areas such as the Canary Island and La, it sounds like s.

  • the letter e sounds like the letter e in end

12 in Spanish

The number 12 in Spanish is n
úmero doce. These basic vocabulary sentences and phrases for children and beginners include number vocabulary - 12 in Spanish:

  • (yo) tengo doce años
    I am twelve years old
  • hay doce niños en mi clase
    there are twelve kids in my class
  • una docena translates to a dozen

12 in Spanish - Cardinal and Ordinal Numbers

The number 12 in Spanish is número doce. This is known as a counting, or cardinal number, as it denotes quantity.  The ordinal number in English for 12 can be written as either twelfth or 12th. The translation for this ordinal number in Spanish is as follows:

  • Twelfth is duodécimo (masculine) depending on the gender of the noun for example:
    diciembre es el duodécimo mes del año
    - December is the twelfth month of the year.
  • Twelfth is duodécima (feminine) depending on the gender of the noun for example:
    la duodécima hora del día which translates to the twelfth hour of the day.
  • 12th is symbolized by the following symbols:
    12° for masculine / 12ª for feminine

12 in Spanish - number translation
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Pronunciation Video - How to say 12 in Spanish



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12 in Spanish


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