
Five hundred in Latin



Translation of
500 in Latin
The Latin translation of the word
five hundred is as follows:
Quingenti
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. 
Quingenti
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:
D
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:
_
V 
_
X 
_
L 
_
C 
_
D 

5000, 10,000, 50,000 & 100,000 

D

Quingenti or 500 in Latin
The
number 500 translates to the word Quingenti.
Hundredth in Latin is
Quingentesimus. The EnglishLatin translation of this number is:
500 
D 
Five Hundred 
Quingenti 
500th 
Quingentesimus 
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.  
