Hopefully you already know that adjectives, or "describing words", usually come AFTER the noun [see Adjectives usually go AFTER nouns (adjective position)], and you also know these exceptions: Short and common adjectives that go BEFORE nouns (adjective position).
Here are other types of adjectives that are also placed BEFORE the noun:
1. Adjectives qualifying a proper noun (starting with a capital letter):
l'extraordinaire Marie Curiethe extraordinary Marie Curie
la coquette Jacquelinethe stylish Jacqueline
l'impérial Zeusthe imperial Zeus
2. Numerical adjectives
un triple sauta triple jump
les trois amisthe three friends
un double mentona double chin
mon premier amourmy first love
la troisième coursethe third race
ses dix chienshis ten dogs
Note that cardinal numbers (un, cinq, dix, cent...) never change.
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