Latin Numbers 31 - 40
of this section provides a
translation of the Latin numbers 31 - 40. Click a link to access
information about each individual number. The Latin translation in
words of the numerals are Triginta unus, Triginta duo, Triginta tres,
Triginta quattuor, Triginta quinque, Triginta sex, Triginta septem,
Triginta octo, Triginta novem and quadraginta.
The origins of
the ancient Roman numeric system was based on a counting method
using the fingers. Additional letters were added to accommodate
larger numbers. A "counting number," is also known as a Cardinal
number that reflects a quantity. An Ordinal Number reflects words
like "first", "second" or "third".