What does “Nous sommes le combien aujourd'hui ?” (formal) and “On est le combien aujourd'hui ?” (informal) mean?



That means Quel quantième du mois sommes nous ?, i.e.

Which day of the month is it today?

Today's answer would be le vingt-deux (the twenty-two.)

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  • Je viens d'apprendre le mot "quantième" – Teleporting Goat Apr 23 '18 at 7:24
  • @TeleportingGoat En français relâché, on dit aussi le combientième du mois. – jlliagre Apr 23 '18 at 9:17

They mean: 'what date is it today?'

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