Eight in Latin
Translation of 8 in Latin
The Latin translation of the word eight is as follows:
The word for eight or 8 represents a cardinal number that conveys "how many". Octo is the neuter form of the word which means eight, 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". Eighth in Latin is Octavus.
Translation of 8
8 in Latin - Roman Numerals
Roman numerals are script letters that are used to represent numbers. The Roman numeral of 8 is the name for a number when it is written in the way the Romans used to write numbers. The Roman numeral for the number 8 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.
Octo or 8 in Latin
The number 8 translates to the word Octo. Eighth is Octavus. The complete English-Latin translation of the 8th 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.