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"Five" is an adjective which is often translated as "cinco", and "ten" is an adjective which is often translated as "diez". Learn more about the difference between "five" and "ten" below.
five(
fayv
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (number)
a. cinco
There are five fingers on each hand.Hay cinco dedos en cada mano.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (number)
a. el cinco
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Five is my lucky number.El cinco es mi número de la suerte.
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ten(
tehn
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (number)
a. diez
My son will be ten years old this Friday.Mi hijo cumple diez años este viernes.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (number)
a. el diez
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Five plus five makes ten.Cinco más cinco son diez.
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