ordinal

Cardinal numbers show quantity; 1,2,3,4, etc. Ordinal numbers show order or rank; first, second, third, fourth, etc.

Hebrew:

In Hebrew, there are no ordinals above ten; hence the cardinals must serve as ordinals, whenever the context demands. videos

Cardinals:

These can occur in either gender and must agree with whatever noun they are modifying;

They can occur in construct with another noun. Translate as “one of whatever noun” or “two of something” etc. more

Ordinals:

These can occur in either gender and must agree with whatever noun they are modifying;

They appear in the text as attributive adjectives (i.e. they follow the noun they modify and agree in gender, number, and definiteness) more