Four in Latin
Translation of 4 in Latin
The Latin translation of the word four is as follows:
The word for four or 4 represents a cardinal number that conveys "how many". Quattuor is the correct form of the word which means four, there are no gender distinctions after three. Cardinal numbers are also known as "counting numbers," because they show quantity. Examples of English ordinal numbers are "first", "second" or "third". Fourth in Latin is Quartus.
Translation of Four
4 in Latin - Roman Numerals
Roman numerals are script letters that are used to represent numbers. The Roman numeral of 4 is the name for a number when it is written in the way the Romans used to write numbers. The Roman numeral for the 4th number is as follows:
If a lower value symbol is after a higher value number, it is added so VI = 6. If a lower value symbol is before a higher value number, it is subtracted so IV = 4. A number with a line over it means to multiply it by 1000.
Quattuor or 4 in Latin
The number 4 translates to the word Quattuor. The English-Latin translation of the 4th number is:
Latin numerals are composed of just seven letters: I, V, X, L, C, D and M. The ancient Romans did not use a zero and there is no singular form for most of the numbers.