Latin Numbers 41 - 50
of this section provides a
translation of the Latin numbers 41 - 50. The Latin translation in
words of the numerals are Quadraginta unus, Quadraginta duo,
Quadraginta tres, Quadraginta quattuor, Quadraginta quinque,
Quadraginta sex, Quadraginta septem, Quadraginta octo, Quadraginta
novem and Quinquaginta.
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".