Counting in Korean

Counting in Korean is pretty straightforward! Let's start with some numbers between 1 and 20, before moving on to much larger numbers!
  • 1 - 일 - eel
  • 2 - 이 - ee
  • 3 - 삼 - sam
  • 4 - 사 - sa
  • 5 - 오 - o
  • 6 - 육 - yook
  • 7 - 칠 - chil
  • 8 - 팔 - pal
  • 9 - 구 - goo
  • 10 - 십 - ship
See the table below for more!

After this lesson you'll be an expert on counting in Korean!

Let's start counting in Korean...

il

1

i

2

sam

3

sa

4

o

5

yuk

6

chil

7

pal

8

gu

9

shib

10

십일

shib-il

11

십이

shib-i

12

십삼

shibsam

13

십사

shibsa

14

십오

shibo

15

십육

shibyuk

16

십칠

shibchil

17

십팔

shibpal

18

십구

shibgu

19

이십

i-shib

20

삼십

samshib

30

사십

sa-shib

40

오십

o-shib

50

육십

yukshib

60

칠십

chilshib

70

팔십

palshib

80

구십

gushib

90

baek

100

백일

baeg-il

101

백이

baeg-i

102

백삼

baeksam

103

백사

beaksa

104

백십

baekshib

110

백오십

baegoshib

150

이백

i-baek

200

오백오십

obaek-oshib

550

칠백

chilbaek

700

구백

gubaek

900

cheon

1000

천백

cheonbaek

1100

이천

i-cheon

2000

삼천

samcheon

3000

오천

ocheon

5000

man

10,000

오십만

oshibman

500,000

백만

baekman

1,000,000

이백만

i-baekman

2,000,000

eok

100,000,000

That's it for this lesson.

Here are a few recommended Korean lessons to try next!

Anyoung hee gaseyo!

 

Sujung Lee
Sujung Lee
Rocket Korean