Numbers – Ordinal Numerals

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