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One hundred and fifty-one in Spanish
The cardinal number one hundred and fifty-one has three forms in Spanish: One for the noun, one for the masculine adjective or pronoun, and one for the feminine adjective or pronoun.
One hundred and fifty-one in Spanish is:
- ciento cincuenta y uno ciento cincuenta y uno (substantive)
- ciento cincuenta y un ciento cincuenta y un (masculine adjective / pronoun)
- ciento cincuenta y una ciento cincuenta y una (feminine adjective / pronoun)
A cardinal like ciento cincuenta y uno is part of speech or writing used to count, indicate the size of a group or set, et cetera. Check out these examples:
- One hundred and fifty-one = ciento cincuenta y uno / ciento cincuenta y un / ciento cincuenta y una
- One hundred and fifty-one men = ciento cincuenta y un hombres
- One hundred and fifty-one women = ciento cincuenta y una mujeres
- One hundred and fifty-one thousand dollars = ciento cincuenta y un mil dólares
- One hundred and fifty-one crazy ideas = ciento cincuenta y una ideas locas
As you can see, ciento cincuenta y uno does adapts to gender as explained on our homepage.
Note that one hundred and fifty-first in Spanish can be located three paragraphs further below. Next we answer how do you say one hundred and fifty-one in Spanish for two dialects.
How do you say 151 in Spanish?
Here, we are going to show you how to say 151 in Spanish using the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA), an alphabetic system of phonetic notation which uses the Latin alphabet:
- In Spanish of Spain, 151 is pronounced ˈθjento θiŋˈkwenta j ˈuno, e.g. for one hundred and fifty-one dollars you say ˈθjento θiŋˈkwenta j un ˈðolaɾes
- In Mexican Spanish one hundred and fifty-one is pronounced ˈsjento siŋˈkwenta j un: ˈsjento siŋˈkwenta j un ˈðolaɾes
- In Spanish as spoken in Spain, for one hundred and fifty-one people you say ˈθjento θiŋˈkwenta j ˈuna peɾˈsonas
- In Spanish as spoken in Mexico, 151 people is pronounced ˈsjento siŋˈkwenta j ˈuna peɾˈsonas
There is a great many of countries where Spanish is spoken or is the official language; therefore, the actual pronunciation of 151 depends on the particular dialect under consideration.
For detailed information about the rules for building simple and compound cardinals such as 151 read our article Numbers in Spanish, located in the header menu.
In the next section we elaborate of the spelling of 151 in Spanish.
How do you Spell 151 in Spanish?
Taking all of the above into account, you already know the answer to how do you spell 151 in Spanish language. 151 in Spanish spelling is ciento cincuenta y uno.
In case the phonetic spelling of 151 has caught your attention, then have a look at the reference section at the bottom of our home page to learn more about the phonetic alphabet.
Chances are that you are also interested in the linguistics and grammar aspects of the numeral ciento cincuenta y uno, which can be attributive or pronominal, as shown below.
In the case of one hundred and fifty-one women (ciento cincuenta y una mujeres), the use of the numeral is pronominal.
In the sentence “I saw one hundred and fifty-one” (“Vi a ciento cincuenta y uno”), ciento cincuenta y uno serves as a pronoun.
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In the following part we are going to discuss the Spanish equivalents of 151st and one hundred and fifty-first, the ordinal numbers which characterize importance, size, chronology, etc.
One hundred and fifty-first in Spanish
In Spanish, all ordinal numbers including one hundred and fifty-first represent a position or rank in a sequential order. One hundred and fifty-first in Spanish can be a pronoun or adjective; usually it’s an adjective though.
One hundred and fifty-first takes on 5 forms as follows. Let’s start with that one hundred and fifty-first in Spanish has a masculine and feminine form to adapt to the succeeding noun, or to function as pronoun:
- centésimo quincuagésimo primer centésimo quincuagésimo primer as masculine pronoun, singular
- centésimo quincuagésimo primero centésimo quincuagésimo primero + masculine noun, singular
- centésima quincuagésima primera centésima quincuagésima primera + feminine noun or as feminine pronoun, (both singular)
- The one hundred and fifty-first = el centésimo quincuagésimo primero / la centésima quincuagésima primera
- The one hundred and fifty-first man = el centésimo quincuagésimo primer hombre
- The one hundred and fifty-first woman = la centésima quincuagésima primera mujer
Important: In day-to-day speech ordinal numbers as big as 151 are hardly ever used. Rather, they are replaced by cardinal numbers following the noun.
For example, instead of centésimo quincuagésimo primer paso (step) or centésima quincuagésima primera galaxia (galaxy) we usually say paso doce and galaxia doce, respectively.
Because the ordinal number centésimo quincuagésimo primer is an adjective or pronoun, it does not only adapt to gender, but in addition to the singular also has a plural form.
The plural is built by appending s to the singular pronominal form:
centésimo quincuagésimo primero → centésimos quincuagésimos primeros centésimos quincuagésimos primeros
centésima quincuagésima primera → centésimas quincuagésimas primeras centésimas quincuagésimas primeras
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One hundred and fifty-first in Spanish Pronunciation
In Spain, the numeral centésimo quincuagésimo primero is pronounced as follows:
- centésimo quincuagésimo primero = θenˈtesimo kiŋkwaˈxesimo pɾiˈmeɾo
- centésimo quincuagésimo primer = θenˈtesimo kiŋkwaˈxesimo pɾiˈmeɾ
- centésimos quincuagésimos primeros = θenˈtesimos kiŋkwaˈxesimos pɾiˈmeɾos
- centésima quincuagésima primera = θenˈtesima kiŋkwaˈxesima pɾiˈmeɾa
- centésimas quincuagésimas primeras = θenˈtesimas kiŋkwaˈxesimas pɾiˈmeɾas
In Mexico, the numeral centésimo quincuagésimo primero is pronounced as indicated below:
- centésimo quincuagésimo primero = senˈtesimo kiŋkwaˈxesimo pɾiˈmeɾo
- centésimo quincuagésimo primer = senˈtesimo kiŋkwaˈxesimo pɾiˈmeɾ
- centésimos quincuagésimos primeros = senˈtesimos kiŋkwaˈxesimos pɾiˈmeɾos
- centésima quincuagésima primera = senˈtesima kiŋkwaˈxesima pɾiˈmeɾa
- centésimas quincuagésimas primeras = senˈtesimas kiŋkwaˈxesimas pɾiˈmeɾas
151st in Spanish
151st in Spanish is 151.º, 151.er (followed by a masc., singular noun) or 151.ª (ª denotes feminine). The dot after the suffix is often omitted: 151º, 151er or 151ª. By way of illustration:
151º = 151st
151st man = 151er hombre
151st woman = 151ª mujer
Historically, ordinal indicators have been underlined, thus 151o, 151er, 151a and 151.o, 151.er as well as 151.a are also valid. Plural ordinal indicators take on an s, e.g. 151.os.
Do not confuse 151ª with 151a, the latter is the superscript lower-case a. Likewise, make sure to understand the difference between 151º, 151° (degrees) and 151˚(ring diacritic).
If your device isn’t equipped with the º and ª keys, copy them from here, enter the keyboard combination corresponding to your OS, or make use of superscript as last resort.
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What is 151 in Spanish?
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