Numbers – Ordinary Numerals

Numbers – Ordinary Numerals

Ordinary numbers tell us the order in which people, animals or things take in a specific series:
A mulher foi a primeira a chegarThe woman was the first to arrive.
They are variable in gender and number:
O homem foi o primeiro a chegarThe man was the first to arrive
Eles foram os primeiros a chegarThey masc. were the first to arrive
Elas foram as primeiras a chegarThey fem. were the first to arrive

Singular Plural
Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
First primeiro primeira primeiros primeiras
Second segundo segunda segundos segundas
Third terceiro terceira terceiros terceiras
Twentieth vigésimo vigésima vigésimos vigésimas

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