# Names of Three Digit Numbers

How to write the names of three digit numbers?

(i) The name of one-digit numbers are according to the names of the digits 1 (one), 2 (two), 3 (three), 4 (four), 5 (five), 6 (six), 7 (seven), 8 (eight), 9 (nine). These names are the original names of the digits.

(ii) The names of some two digit numbers like 10 (ten), 11 (eleven), etc., are independent, 12 (twelve) seems to be derived from two and 13 (thirteen), 14 (fourteen), 15 (fifteen), 16 (sixteen), 17 (seventeen), 18 (eighteen), and 19 (nineteen) are made by suffixing the word ‘teen’ to the name of the concerned digit. The names of 20 (twenty), 30 (thirty), 40 (forty), 50 (fifty), 60 (sixty), 70 (seventy), 80 (eighty) and 90 (ninety), etc., are made by suffixing ‘ty’ to the convenient forms of the names of the concerned digits.

The names of the rest of the numbers of two digits are based on the value of the digits of their places as 21 (twenty-one), 55 (fifty-five), 79 (seventy-nine), 83 (eighty-three), etc.

The names of three digit numbers are based on the place value of the concerned digits. Some names of the numbers are given below:

100 - One hundred

101 - One hundred one

109 - One hundred nine

110 - One hundred ten

112 - One hundred twelve

121 - One hundred twenty-one

130 - One hundred thirty

131 - One hundred thirty-one

149 - One hundred forty-nine

154 - One hundred fifty-four

160 - One hundred sixty

171 - One hundred seventy-one

177 - One hundred seventy-seven

183 - One hundred eighty-three

192 - One hundred ninety-two

199 - One hundred ninety-nine

200 - Two hundred

204 - Two hundred four

210 - Two hundred ten

219 - Two hundred nineteen

220 - Two hundred twenty

227 - Two hundred twenty-seven

230 - Two hundred thirty

239 - Two hundred thirty-nine

240 - Two hundred forty

250 - Two hundred fifty

251 - Two hundred fifty-one

264 - Two hundred sixty-four

273 - Two hundred seventy-three

288 - Two hundred eighty-eight

299 - Two hundred ninety-nine

Writing the names of three digit numbers from 300 to 999:

300 - Three hundred

319 - Three hundred nineteen

325 - Three hundred twenty-five

333 - Three hundred thirty-three

342 - Three hundred forty-two

355 - Three hundred fifty five

361 - Three hundred sixty-one

376 - Three hundred seventy-six

383 - Three hundred eighty-three

399 - Three hundred ninety-nine

417 - Four hundred seventeen

438 - Four hundred thirty-eight

453 - Four hundred fifty-three

502 - Five hundred two

595 - Five hundred ninety-five

657 - Six hundred fifty-seven

675 - Six hundred seventy-five

756 - Seven hundred fifty-six

777 - Six hundred seventy-seven

789 - Seven hundred eighty-nine

798 - Seven hundred ninety-eight

879 - Eight hundred seventy-nine

889 - Eight hundred eighty-nine

900 - Nine hundred

901 - Nine hundred one

912 - Nine hundred twelve

989 - Nine hundred eighty-nine

999 - Nine hundred ninety-nine

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