Questions tagged [числительные]

Covers questions about numerals. Numerals are a class of words (a part of speech) that denote quantity or number like "три" or "трое". Words that denote order ("первый", "второй", "третий" и т.д.) behave like adjectives, and words like "миллион" behave like nouns; questions about them should be tagged accordingly.

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How do I construct numerals?

I learnt that the form of the number changes according to the gender of the noun. Пример : Одна ручка (жен.) Две ручка (жен.) Question : How do I construct the form of the number for три, четыре, ...
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Can “одни” be paired with words that exist in both the singular and the plural?

I realize that a couple of questions have already been posted on this topic. The ones I took a look at have been listed below: Non-numerical use of “один” Я вижу + numeral + noun - governed by what ...
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десяток and its class of numeric forms

I could only find десяток and девяток. What is the range of numbers from 1 to 10 for this numeric form? Is десяток merely a declined form for десятка?
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Why “по одному часу” is in dative while “по два часа” is not?

I understand why the dative is used in this sentence, given the presence of the preposition по "Я спала два раза по одному часу" but I don't understand why it's not used in the following "Я спала ...
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“У них родилось десять детей” and “У них родилось двое детей”

Why is the verb in the first sentence neuter? Is it because the "number" of children is considered a neuter word? Are there other cases when I need to use a neuter verb? What about the second one......
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Inflection of fraction numerals of per cents with nouns (в 2,4 процента? -ах? случаев)

I'm a bit puzzled as to the correct inflection of the word процент in a phrase such as в 2,4 процент(?) случаев Grammatically in the fractional part of fraction numerals процент must be inflected ...
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Grammatical number of numeral 4

"Существует 4 фактора, от которых зависит наше здоровье". Here the grammatical number is quite confusing. Nominative 4 (четыре) is followed by genitive singular фактора. No doubt here. If "4" takes ...
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123456000-й словами

Порядковые числительные, оканчивающийся на -сотый, -тысячный, -милионный и т.д., пишутся слитно2: Составные числительные пишутся раздельно, имея столько слов, сколько в числе значащих цифр, не ...
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Which form of год is года here in “1341 года”?

In the fourth part of the prologue to Властелин Колец (The Lord of the Rings) I read Апрельским утром 1341 года от заселения Хоббитании Бильбо, сам себе на удивленье, вдруг отправился далеко на ...
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What are the rules for Russian ordinal indicators?

I believe Russian uses ordinal indicators (1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th ... 100th) like this: 1-й 2-й 3-й 4-й 5-й 10-е What are the rules for assigning the suffix?
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Numerals with ь at the end

Which numerals have a ь at the end and which have in the middle?
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Использование слова “один” до 1910-ых годов

Как можно видеть из графика в Google Ngram Viewer, все числительные использовались с примерно постоянной частотой с 1800 года. Но слово один до 1910 года практически не встречается в литературе. В то ...
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How to write out the date in russian for a tattoo [duplicate]

How to write April seventeenth two thousand fifteen in Russian, im trying to figure out a interesting way to get a tattoo of the date my grandmother died

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