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French Cardinal Numbers: 

0 
Zéro 
10 
Dix 
20 
Vingt 
70 
Soixantedix 
101 
Cent un 
1 
Un 
11 
Onze 
21 
Vingt et un 
71 
Soixante et onze 
200 
Deux cents 
2 
Deux 
12 
Douze 
22 
Vingtdeux 
72 
Soixantedouze 
201 
Deux cent un 
3 
Trois 
13 
Treize 
23 
Vingttrois 
80 
Quatrevingts 
1000 
Mille 
4 
Quatre 
14 
Quatorze 
30 
Trente 
81 
Quatrevingtun 
2000 
Deux mille 
5 
Cinq 
15 
Quinze 
31 
Trente et un 
82 
Quatrevingtdeux 
1.000.000 
Un million 
6 
Six 
16 
Seize 
32 
Trentedeux 
90 
Quatrevingtdix 
1.000.000.000 
Un milliard 
7 
Sept 
17 
Dixsept 
40 
Quarante 
91 
Quatrevingtonze 
543 
Cinq cent quarantetrois 
8 
Huit 
18 
Dixhuit 
50 
Cinquante 
92 
Quatrevingtdouze 


9 
Neuf 
19 
Dixneuf 
60 
Soixante 
100 
Cent 


French Numbers are easy to learn, cardinal numbers are a piece of cake if you understand the logic behind them, from 0 to 16 you will find unique words, that you just need to memorize as is. 171819 are composed words meaning (107) (108) (109).(check the table above). So now you can easily count to 20.
The logic that number from 20 100 follow is just like English, for example {23= twenty (vingt) three (trois) note that there is a hyphen () in between… there are only some exceptions:
Numbers 21, 31, 41, 51...should have an extra “et” in between, it’s like saying (20 et 1) or (twenty and one) (thirty and one). It happens only when you add the number “1”.
Another exception is that if you want to say 70 or 90 in French you would say it like: 6010 for 70, and 8010 for 90, all the numbers from 70 to 79 and from 90 to 99 are formed that way, so to say 73 you will need to think of what the number 60 is in French, then think of what 13 is in French put them together and that’s it.
Same thing with 90 …99, to say 92 you need to think of what is 80 in French then 12 as well, in other words we don’t say: Soixantedixtrois for 73, but Soixantetreize.
Finally when the numbers 5, 6, 8, and 10 are used before a number beginning with a consonant, their final consonants are not pronounced, for example Cinq cent (500) is pronounced as if the “q” doesn’t exist.
It’s easy to master this your first day if you look at the table above and read the notes following it carefully.
French Ordinal Numbers
Once you have mastered the cardinal numbers, you will have no problem at all learning ordinal numbers, because they simply add ième to the cardinal numbers. Some small exceptions are: numbers ending in an “e” must drop it and add ième, for example quatre = 4, quatrième = 4^{th}. Also for pronunciation reasons you have to add a “u” after numbers ending in “q” like cinq = 5, cinquième = 5^{th}. Finally numbers ending in “f” take a “v” instead like: 9 = neuf. Neuvième = 9^{th}.
Note that first has two forms, masculine (premier), and feminine (première) with an extra “e” as you have noticed.
Don’t confuse 2^{nd} = deuxième with 12^{th} = douzième.
French Ordinal Numbers 

first 
premier, première 
eighth 
huitième 
second 
deuxième 
ninth 
neuvième 
third 
troisième 
tenth 
dixième 
fourth 
quatrième 
eleventh 
onzième 
fifth 
cinquième 
twelfth 
douzième 
sixth 
sixième 
twentieth 
vingtième 
seventh 
septième 
twentyfirst 
vingt et unième 