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21 in Spanish

21 in Spanish -  número veintiuno en español

The number 21 in Spanish is a long word which is easy for beginners to learn:

The translation of the number twenty-one from English to Spanish is veintiuno

Veintiuno is a useful number for beginners to learn as the pronunciation of the letters are very different to the English language. Please refer to our tips on how to pronounce numbers for a detailed breakdown about the sounds and pronunciation of each letter in the word veintiuno, or,  perhaps you might like to clarify how to say the number 21 in Spanish. If so, we have provided a language audio video below to help you understand and practice saying los números en español - the English translation of this basic, simple phrase is 'the numbers in Spanish'.



21 in Spanish - Cardinal and Ordinal Numbers
Twenty-one is officially known as a cardinal or counting number as it represents quality. In English, we often use the ordinal numbers in writing and speech, particularly to depict the date, century, royal titles, position etc. However, the Spanish language is not the same. They barely say or write using ordinal numbers from eleventh onwards. The English ordinal numeral for 21 is twenty-first, also written as 21st. On the rare occasion ordinals may be used, it translates to:

* vigésimo primero or 21°(masc) or 21ª(f).

21 in Spanish
The number 21 in Spanish is n
úmero veintiuno.  These basic, short sentences for beginners include easy vocabulary including twenty-one (Note - this number also uses feminine form):

  • tengo veintiuno años hoy
    I am twenty-one years old today
  • veintiuna semanas 21 weeks - 21 takes feminine form before a feminine noun
  • veintiuno de abril
    21st of April - the cardinal number is used

What is 21 in Spanish?
The number 21 in Spanish translates to veintiuno. A long word which is fairly basic for beginners to learn, but the spelling, or the way the word is written, may not be as easy for beginners and kids to remember. The pronunciation is important, try listening to the language video below to practice saying 21 in Spanish.

The following information, tips and advice can also be used as a guide to saying veintiuno:

  • the letter v is pronounced like the letter b would be in English - b for boy
  • the sound of the letter e is like e in send
  • i sounds like the double letter ee in feed
  • the letter n sounds like the n at the beginning of the word now
  • the letter t is pronounced like the letter t at the beginning of the word tint
  • the letter i sounds like the letters ee in feed
  • uno is easy to pronounce, please refer to the number one for pronunciation tips

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