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Roman numeral

noun [C]  us   /ˈroʊ·mən ˈnu·mər·əl/
one of the letters that the ancient Romans used to write numbers: Written in Roman numerals, 14=XIV and 2001=MMI.
Translations of “Roman numeral”
in Chinese (Traditional) I (= 1) II (= 2) III (= 3)羅馬數字…
in Russian римская цифра…
in Turkish Romen rakamı…
in Chinese (Simplified) I (= 1) II (= 2) III (= 3)罗马数字…
in Polish cyfra rzymska…
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