Übersetzung von “number” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun countablenumber /ˈnʌmbər/
a symbol or word showing an amount or quantity
nombre masculine

Write the numbers 1 -10.
Ecrivez les nombres 1, 10.

letters and numbers
lettres et nombres

Pick a high/low number.
Choisissez un nombre élévé/bas.
a quantity of sth
nombre masculine

The number of polar bears is decreasing.
Le nombre d'ours polaires diminue.

A large number of people came to the meeting.
Un grand nombre de gens est venu à la rencontre.
a number of
some or many
un certain nombre de

The company faces a number of challenges.
L'entreprise fait face à un certain nombre de défis.
( telephone number ) a set of numbers used to contact sb using the telephone
numéro masculine

Did you write down my number?
Avez-vous noté mon numéro ?
( No. ) indicates the position in a series
numéro masculine

the song at number ten in the charts
le chanson est numéro dix au hit-parade

We're No. 1!
Nous sommes numéro 1 !


verbnumber /ˈnʌmbər/
transitive to put a number on or by sth

Number the items on your list.
Numérotez les points sur votre liste.

Each area on the map is numbered.
Chaque région sur la carte est numérotée.
transitive formal to add up to
se monter à

an audience that numbered at least four thousand
un public qui se montait au moins à quatre mille personnes

(Übersetzung von “number” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /ˈnambə/

(sometimes abbreviated to noplural noswhen written in front of a figure ) a word or figure showing eg how many of something there are, or the position of something in a series etc

nombre; numéro
Seven was often considered a magic number
Answer nos 1–10 of exercise 2.

a (large) quantity or group (of people or things)

un grand nombre de
He has a number of records
There were a large number of people in the room.

one issue of a magazine

the autumn number.

a popular song or piece of music

He sang his most popular number.
numberless adjective

very many.

number-plate noun

one of the metal plates carried on the front and back of a motor vehicle showing the registration number of the vehicle.

plaque d’immatriculation
his etc days are numbered

he etc won’t last much longer

ses jours sont comptés
He’s seriously ill and his days are clearly numbered.
without number

very many

I’ve told him times without number (= very often) not to do that.
a number of, meaning ‘several’, is plural: A number of boys are absent today. the number of, meaning ‘the total quantity of’ is singular: The number of girls in the class is small.



to include

He numbered her among his closest friends.

to come to in total

The group numbered ten.

(Übersetzung von “number” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)