Translation of "number" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /ˈnʌm·bər/ us /ˈnʌm·bər/

A1 a symbol or word used in a counting system

数, 数字
Think of a number between 1 and 100.

A1 a group of numbers that represents something

What is your phone number?

B1 an amount

We contacted a large number of people.
a number of…


There have been a number of problems.
verb uk /ˈnʌm·bər/ us /ˈnʌm·bər/

to give something a number

I numbered the pages.

(Translation of “number” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)