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17 in Spanish

17 in Spanish -  número diecisiete en español

The number 17 in Spanish is a long number but it's quite easy for beginners to learn:

The translation of the number seventeen from English to Spanish is diecisiete

The number 'diecisiete' is a longer word but if you break the word up, it's easier to learn. This particular number follows a sequence of numbers which begin with dieci and end with the final numeral, in this case siete - forming diecisiete. There are pronunciation tips and an audio video below which teaches beginners and kids how to count and say the numbers properly, including the number 17 in Spanish. The letters of the alphabet sound, and are pronounced, differently to the English language. Listen carefully to how the numbers are correctly pronounced on the language video below.



17 in Spanish - Cardinal and Ordinal Numbers
A cardinal or counting number denotes quantity - in this case 17.  The ordinal number for 17 in English is written as seventeenth or 17th. The ordinal numbers are rarely used in Spanish beyond tenth as it's replaced by the cardinal. The ordinal number translation of 17 in Spanish is:

  • seventeenth is decimoséptimo (masculine) or decimoséptima (feminine) depending on the gender of the noun.
  • The symbol for 17th is 17°(masc) or 17ª(fem)

17 in Spanish
The number 17 in Spanish is n
úmero diecisiete.  These basic phrases and sentences include number vocabulary including 17 in Spanish:

  • mi primo(a) tiene diecisiete años
    My cousin is seventeen years old
  • diecisiete de mayo
    seventeenth of May (note that the cardinal number is used to indicate the date. The month does not begin with a capital letter).

What is 17 in Spanish?
The number 17 translates to diecisiete. This is a simple and basic word to learn if the word is broken down. Simply remember dieci and add the number siete which you already know, which forms diecisiete. The letters sound different to the English language. The audio video and pronunciation advice below can teach beginners how to say 17 in Spanish:

  • the letter d sounds similar to the letter d in dent
  • i is pronounced like the double ee in indeed
  • the letter e is pronounced like the letter e in end
  • the letter c, when it falls before vowel letters e or i is pronounced differently in various Spanish speaking countries and areas including the Canary Islands and LA where the letter c is pronounced like the letter s. In most regions it is pronounced th like the sound of th in the word thank.
  • i is pronounced like the letters ee in indeed
  • siete - please refer to the number seven section or video below to learn this word

17 in Spanish - number translation
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