
Eight in Latin



Translation of
8 in Latin
The Latin translation of the word
eight is as follows:
Octo
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. 
Octo
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:
VIII 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. 
VIII 
Octo or
8 in Latin
The
number 8 translates to the word Octo.
Eighth is
Octavus. The complete
EnglishLatin translation of the 8th number is:
8 
VIII 
Eight 
Octo 
8th 
Octavus 
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.  
