Five hundred in Latin
Translation of 500 in Latin
The Latin translation of the word five hundred is as follows:
The word for five hundred represents a cardinal number that conveys "how many". Quingenti is the translation of the word which means five hundred. Cardinal numbers are also known as "counting numbers," because they show quantity. Examples of English ordinal numbers are "first", "second" or "third". The word for Five Hundredth (500th) expressed in Latin is Quingentesimus.
Translation of 500
500 in Latin - Roman Numerals
Roman numerals are script letters that are used to represent numbers. The Roman numeral of 500 is the name for a number when it is written in the way the Romans used to write numbers. The Roman numeral for this number is as follows:
As numbers became larger a line was added to signify a larger number. A number with a horizontal line over it means to multiply it by 1000, examples are:
|5000, 10,000, 50,000 & 100,000|
Quingenti or 500 in Latin
The number 500 translates to the word Quingenti. Hundredth in Latin is Quingentesimus. The English-Latin translation of this number is:
Roman numerals are composed of just seven letters: I, V, X, L, C, D, M. The ancient Romans did not use a zero and used different letters as numbers became larger.