After Roman numerals, even though they have the value of ordinals.
They are the basis of the ordinals, which are formed from them by derivation.
The Ordinals, except the first two, are formed from the Cardinals.
The Ordinals follow all the rules of adjectives as to case and number.
There are no ordinals and the only distributive is fida fida, one by one.
The ordinals are mostly formed from the cardinals by adjective endings.
What business has this cardinal number octiesque uno in a row of ordinals?
A plain distinction, however, will show that the case of the first two ordinals is peculiar.
Considering that, compared with the other ordinals, the ordinal of one is a sort of superlative, this is not at all surprising.
The class of numerals known as ordinals must be placed here, as having the same function as demonstrative adjectives.