Five in Latin
Translation of 5 in Latin
The Latin translation of the word five is as follows:
The word for five or 5 represents a cardinal number that conveys "how many". Quinque is the correct form of the word which means five, 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". Fifth in Latin is Quintus.
Translation of 5
5 in Latin - Roman Numerals
Roman numerals are script letters that are used to represent numbers. The Roman numeral of 5 is the name for a number when it is written in the way the Romans used to write numbers. The Roman numeral for the 5th 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.
Quinque or 5 in Latin
The number 5 translates to the word Quinque. Fifth is Quintus. The English-Latin translation of the 5th 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.