Latin Numbers 71 - 80
of this section provides a
translation of the Latin numbers 71 - 80. The Latin translation in
words of the numerals are Septuaginta unus, Septuaginta duo,
Septuaginta tres, Septuaginta quattuor, Septuaginta quinque,
Septuaginta sex, Septuaginta septem, Septuaginta octo, Septuaginta
novem and octaginta.
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".