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55 in Spanish

55 in Spanish -  número cincuenta y cinco en español

The number 55 in Spanish translates to fifty and five in English:

The translation of the number fifty-five from English to Spanish is cincuenta y cinco

The number 'cincuenta y cinco' sounds very different when it's said in Spanish to how beginners may imagine it might sound. The letters of the alphabet are very different to English so it's important to teach children and beginners the sounds of the letters so that they can understand how to say the number 55 in Spanish properly.

Kids and beginners may listen to our free language pronunciation video, at the bottom of this page, as many times as they like to practice saying the number 55 in Spanish. The video is very clear and will count you through the numbers pronouncing them correctly.

 

 

55 in Spanish - Cardinal and Ordinal Numbers

55 is the cardinal or counting number because it denotes quantity.  The ordinal number for 55 in English is written as 55th or fifty-fifth.

It's different in Spanish as the ordinal numbers are hardly used beyond 10th. It's replaced by the cardinal number instead as per this example:

  • en el piso cincuenta y cinco
    on the 55th floor

55 in Spanish
The number 55 in Spanish is n
úmero cincuenta y cinco.  The following basic number vocabulary sentences have been created to help beginners discuss the number 55 in conversation:

  • esperé cincuenta y cinco minutos
    I waited fifty-five minutes
  • mi padre tiene cincuenta y cinco años
    My father is fifty-five years old
  • las diecisiete y cincuenta y cinco
    it's 17.55 (reference to time in 24hr clock)

What is 55 in Spanish?
The number 55 translates to cincuenta y cinco which is an important number to know as it is used for in many situations including telling the time. The letters are said differently to English and these examples will help you correctly pronounce cincuenta y cinco:

  • cincuenta - see number fifty for advice
  • the letter c, when it falls before vowel letters e or i is pronounced differently in some Spanish speaking countries and regions such as the Canary Islands and LA where the letter c is pronounced as letter s. In most regions it is pronounced th like the sound of th in the word then.
  • The letter i sounds like double ee like weed.
  • n is said like the n in the word now.
  • the letter c falls before vowel o so is is pronounced like the c in car
  • the letter o sounds like the o in dot
 

55 in Spanish - number translation
 
How to count and say 55 properly
Learn how to spell the number fifty-five
Pronouncing the words cincuenta y cinco
How to say cincuenta y cinco en español
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Translate the number 55 from English
Count to fifty-five - los números en español
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Pronunciation Video - How to say 55 in Spanish

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55 in Spanish

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