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85 in Spanish

85 in Spanish -  número ochenta y cinco en español

The number 85 in Spanish translates to eighty and five in English:

The translation of the number eighty-five from English to Spanish is ochenta y cinco

The number 'ochenta 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 85 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 85 in Spanish. The video is very clear and will count you through the numbers pronouncing them correctly.



85 in Spanish - Cardinal and Ordinal Numbers

85 is the cardinal or counting number because it denotes quantity.  The ordinal number for 85 in English is written as 85th or eighty-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 ochenta y cinco
    on the 85th floor

85 in Spanish
The number 85 in Spanish is n
úmero ochenta y cinco.  The following basic number vocabulary sentences have been created to help beginners discuss the number 85 in conversation:

  • esperé ochenta y cinco minutos
    I waited eighty-five minutes
  • mi padre tiene ochenta y cinco años
    My father is eighty-five years old

What is 85 in Spanish?
The number 85 translates to ochenta 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 ochenta y cinco:

  • ochenta - see number eighty 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

85 in Spanish - number translation
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Pronunciation Video - How to say 85 in Spanish



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85 in Spanish


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