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Discover the French sentence "C'est combien"

You are in the right place to discover everything you want to know about the basic French phrase "C'est combien ?". Including a full guide of what it is and how you can use it in a casual conversation with an audio example. As well as the cool things we added like dialogue example, synonyms, slow pronunciation audio and more!

Translation in English

  • Translation : How much is it?

  • Register : Neutral - Basic

Pronunciation example



  • IPA : / sɛ kɔ̃bjɛ̃ ? /

aesthetic french quote cest combien

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C'est combien ? meaning


"C'est combien ?" is a common way to say "How much is it?" in French

It's composed of:

*In French, we have only one word for "how much" and "how many". So when talking about money, "combien" naturally has the meaning of "how much".

How to use it

There are three different ways to ask "How much does it cost?" in French, your choice will depend on the context (formal, neutral or informal).

Synonyms / Related

Example in a dialogue


C'est combien ?

How much is it?

Mille euros

One thousand euros

Wow ! Ça coûte la peau des fesses !

Wow! It costs the skin of the butt!

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