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## What is masculine ordinal indicator?

The masculine ordinal indicator is the shape of a lower-case letter o, and thus may be oval or elliptical, and may have a varying line thickness. Ordinal indicators may also be underlined. It is not mandatory in Portugal nor in Brazil, but it is preferred in some fonts to avoid confusion with the degree sign.

## What are 1st 2nd 3rd 4th called?

ordinal numbers

We can use ordinal numbers to define their position. The numbers 1st(First), 2nd(Second), 3rd(Third), 4th(Fourth), 5th(Fifth), 6th(Sixth), 7th(Seventh), 8th(Eighth), 9th(Ninth) and 10th(Tenth) tell the position of different floors in the building. Hence, all of them are ordinal numbers.

**How do you write 1st 2nd 3rd?**

When writing ordinal numbers such as 1st, 2nd, 3rd, etc. you should use the last two letters on the word as it would be if you wrote out the whole word. Below are the ordinal numbers both written out and with digits for 1-20. As you can see, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd use -st, -nd, and -rd, but 4th-20th use -th.

### What do you call the TH in 4th?

(Background: numbers that have the additional letters, like st, nd, rd, and th are called ordinals: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th. When you shrink the letters and elevate them, they’re called superscript ordinals: 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th.) So why do many legal documents use superscript ordinals?

### Should ordinals be superscript?

Regardless of if you spell out the number or leave it as a numeral, you include the ordinal. For example, “they walked to First Avenue” and “I live at 155 55th Street.” When you do use an ordinal number, do not put the ordinal itself in superscript.

**What is the TH in 5th called?**

The Ordinal Numbers

1st | first | twenty-first |
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2nd | second | twenty-second |

3rd | third | twenty-third |

4th | fourth | twenty-fourth |

5th | fifth | twenty-fifth |

## What is 80th if written in words?

Therefore 80 in words is written as Eighty.

## How do you write 23?

23rd spelled out = twenty-third.

**Which is correct 3rd or 3th?**

3rd = third (Take the third turning on the left.) 4th = fourth (It’s his fourth birthday.) 5th = fifth (This is the 5th time I’ve taken my driving test.)

### How do you write 9th?

Note: In the written versions, we add st, nd or th to the number….Ordinal Numbers.

1st | first |
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7th | seventh |

8th | eighth |

9th | ninth |

10th | tenth |

### What is th and ND?

first – last two letters are ‘st’ so put after 1 = 1st. second – last two letters are ‘nd’ put after 2 = 2nd. third – last two letters are ‘rd’ so put after 3 = 3rd. 4th – last two letters are ‘th’ so put after 4 = 4th.