Roman numeral Meaning in Cambridge Learner Dictionary
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Roman numeral

noun [C]
 
 
a letter that represents a number in the Roman system in which I is 1, II is 2, V is 5, etc: My watch has Roman numerals.Numbers generally
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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