How to Write Out the Date 5-12-2678 (Month-Day-Year) = May 12th, 2678 in Words in (US) American & (UK) British English

5-12-2678 = May 12th, 2678 in words

The date. Note.

In (US) American English,


usually the month of the date comes before the day,


then followed by the year.

Convert the date
5-12-2678 = May 12th, 2678:

May (the)* twelfth, twenty-six seventy-eight


* The definite article "the" can be left out.


Writing and saying the date in British English (Day-Month-Year), 12-5-2678 = 12th May, 2678:

The date. Note.

In (UK) British English,


usually the day of the date comes before the month,


then followed by the year.

Convert the date
12-5-2678 = 12th May, 2678:

the twelfth of May, twenty-six seventy-eight



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How to write and say the date in both American and British English

1. How to write and say the date in American English

  • Rule of order: Month Day Year;
  • You write using numbers: 07-15-2018 = July 15th, 2018;
  • You write and say: "July (the)* fifteenth, twenty eighteen" OR "July (the)* fifteenth, two thousand eighteen";
  • * The definite article "the" can be left out.

2. How to write and say the date in British English

  • Rule of order: Day Month Year;
  • You write using numbers: 15-07-2018 = 15th July, 2018;
  • You write and say: "the fifteenth of July, twenty eighteen" OR "the fifteenth of July, two thousand and eighteen";

3. It is common to use numbers instead of months

  • 04-05-2018 is April 5th, 2018 according to the American English standard, but it is 4th May, 2018 by the British English.
  • 01-09-2020 is January 9th, 2020 according to the American English standard, but it is 1st September, 2020 by the British English.
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