# Quick Answer: How do I remember Thai numbers?

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## Is it difficult to learn Thai numbers?

Although we still count in English! Luckily, Thai is one of the easiest languages to count in, and you can easily learn basic thai numbers.

Numbers 11 to 100.

Arabic Numerals Thai Numerals Pronunciation
19 ๑๙ สิบเก้า sìp gâo

## How do Thai numbers work?

Thai numerals follow the Hindu–Arabic numeral system commonly used in the rest of the world. In Thai language, numerals often follow the modified noun and precede a measure word, although variations to this pattern occur.

## What is Thailand number?

Although Arabic numbers are widely used in Thailand it is useful to be familiar with the system of writing the Thai Numbers 1-10 in Thai Script.

Thai Numbers – Written in Thai Script.

Thai Numbers Arabic Numbers How to read
9 Gâo เก้า
๑๐ 10 Sìb สิบ
๑๑ 11 Sìb-èd สิบเอ็ด
๑๒ 12 Sìb-săwng สิบสอง

## What does 555 mean in Thai?

So, if you’ve ever been wondering what 555 means in Thailand, here it is: Writing 555 is the same as using hahaha or lol in your message. Yup, it is that simple. Next time you see it you’ll know they are joking around, having a laugh, or thought what they wrote is funny (don’t we all).

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## How do you say thousand in Thai?

So we know that ‘one thousand’ (1,000) in Thai is ‘pan’ (พัน). For the number ‘ten thousand’ (10,000), you would say ‘meuun’ (หมื่น).

## How do you say one in Thailand?

When doing mathematics, Thai students will typically use the Arabic numerals for doing calculations but will write the answer in Thai numerals.

Numbers 1 to 10.

Arabic Numerals Thai Numerals Pronunciation
1 หนึ่ง nèung
2 สอง sŏng
3 สาม săam
4 สี่ sèe

## How do you write phone numbers in Thailand?

When writing a telephone number with the area code, the area code and subscriber number are separated by a hyphen, also in the middle of subscriber number. Examples: A number 2134567 in Bangkok: 02-2134567. A number 213456 in Nakhon Ratchasima: 044-213456.

## What are Thai lucky numbers?

Odd numbers are often considered to be luckier than even numbers with the number 3 being very lucky. However, it is the number 9 which is supposed to bring most good fortune in Thailand.

## Why are Thai Numbers Chinese?

Thai received many loanwords from Chinese, but not their characters. The loanwords came into the language in different stages, and many of these words also spread into other Tai languages (Lao, Shan, Ahom, etc.). They borrowed characters from Chinese, but largely adapted their system for their own language.

## How do you say the number 0?

American speakers use zero in both conversation and writing. When reciting a string of numbers only, it is acceptable and common for an American to pronounce zero as “oh”.

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