Counting in Japanese

Number Reading Meaning
0 rei 0
1 ichi 1
2 ni 2
3 san 3
4 shi 4 yon *
5 go 5
6 roku 6
7 shichi 7 nana *
8 hachi 8
9 ku 9 kyû *
10 10
11 jû ichi 10 + 1
12 jû ni 10 + 2
13 jû san 10 + 3
20 nijû 2 × 10
21 nijû ichi 2 × 10 + 1
22 nijû ni 2 × 10 + 2
23 nijû san 2 × 10 + 3
30 sanjû 3 × 10
31 sanjû ichi 3 × 10 + 1
32 sanjû ni 3 × 10 + 2
33 sanjû san 3 × 10 + 3
40 yonjû 4 × 10
50 gojû 5 × 10
60 rokujû 6 × 10
70 nanajû 7 × 10
80 hachijû 8 × 10
90 kyûjû 9 × 10
100 hyaku 100
1.000 sen 1.000

* This is the latest naming of digits 4, 7, 9, after these were renamed.

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