Chapter 9
Counting in French

One billion and more

1.000.000.000 is written milliard Audio. Press to listen!. Add an "s" for plural.

Numbers Spelling
1.000.000.000 un milliard
2.000.000.000 deux milliards
3.000.000.000 trois milliards
4.000.000.000 quatre milliards
5.000.000.000 cinq milliards
6.000.000.000 six milliards
7.000.000.000 sept milliards
8.000.000.000 huit milliards
9.000.000.000 neuf milliards

Some examples:

Numbers Spelling
1.000.200.000 un milliard deux cents mille
3.250.000.000 trois milliards deux cent cinquante millions

Vocabulary

Someone owning several billions is called "un milliardaire".

Chapter 9
Counting in French