Cardinal numerals from 10,000
Cardinal numerals (基数词) are numerals used for counting: one, two, three. They indicate the number of objects, people, phenomena.
Numbers from 10,000 to 100,000,000
In Chinese, there is a special digit to denote ten thousand.
Pay attention
Therefore, to say 30,000, use 3万 instead of 30千.
Examples

35,437
sān wàn wǔqiān sìbǎi sānshíqī
90,000
jiǔ wàn
The word must be stated to pronounce four-digit numbers starting with one. For example: 10,000 is stated as 12,000 is stated as
Pay attention
The numeral 万 can be used in the tens, hundreds, and thousands. For example: one hundred thousand is (10,0000) one million is (100,0000) ten million is (1000,0000)

Let's find out how to simply say the number 698,213 in Chinese. 1) Count 4 digits from the end and write a comma: 69,8213. 2) Instead of a comma, say the word 万. 3) All that remains is to say the numbers on the left and right of the comma. We get:
Examples

69,8213
liùshíjiǔ wàn bāqiān èrbǎi yìshísān
Let's consider a larger number: 98,256,354. 1) Count 4 digits from the end and write a comma: 9825,6354 2) Instead of a comma, say the word 万. 3) Say what is on the left and right of the comma as four-digit numbers: thousands-hundreds-tens. Let's put it all together:
Examples

9825,6354
jiǔqiān bābǎi èrshíwǔ wàn liùqiān sānbǎi wǔshísì
In numerals starting from 100, the one "一 " must be pronounced if the number in the tens digit is between 10 and 19. For example, 12,113 is stated as .
If the last digit or the last few digits are missing, these digits may not be pronounced. 1200 can be stated as (百 is omitted) 12,000 can be stated as (千 is omitted)
If there are zeros inside the number
If a digit is missing and there is a zero in its place, is pronounced.
Examples

34098
sān wàn sìqiān líng jiǔshíbā

20202
liǎng wàn líng liǎng bǎi líng èr

120100
shí'èr wàn líng yìbǎi
Pay attention
If the number ends with a zero, it does not need to be pronounced.
If there are several zeros in a row, the word "zero" is pronounced once.
Examples

1200100
yìbǎi shí'èr wàn líng yìbǎi

1200001
yìbǎi shí'èr wàn líng yì
Pay attention
The exceptions are numbers like 1001000, 1002000 and so on. They are stated as , etc. The word "zero" is not pronounced in this example, because zeros are within a digit:  [一百万][一千]  [一百万][两千]
Numbers starting from 100,000,000
There is a digit to denote a hundred million.
Examples

1,0000,0000
yíyì

5,6854,6712
wǔyì liùqiān bābǎi wǔshísì wàn liùqiān qībǎi yìshí'èr
Pay attention
The digit 亿 is used to form the following numbers:

For example, the number 3,783,574,578. 1) Let's count and separate every 4 digits with a comma: 37,8357,4578. 2) It will be read as 37亿83574578. We get:
Examples

37,8357,4578
sānshíqī yì bāqiān sānbǎi wǔshíqī wàn sìqiān wǔbǎi qīshíbā
The trillion digit is formed either by combining the 万 and 亿 digits: 万亿, or by using the digit.
Examples

1,000,000,000,000
yí wàn yì
10,000,000,000,000
shí zhào
A cheat sheet on large numbers
Insert your number so that the last digit of that number is in the place of the last gap. Insert only one digit in each gap. ___亿, ___千___百___十___万, ___千___百___十___
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