Words nearby Roman numerals
How to use Roman numerals in a sentence
His words apply not only to the Roman Curia at the Vatican but to the entire Church throughout the world.Pope Francis Denounces the Vatican Elite’s 'Spiritual Alzheimer’s'|Barbie Latza Nadeau|December 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In a tiny, remote Chinese village, an ancient Roman bloodline may live on.
One green-eyed man, nicknamed “Cai the Roman,” became an instant celebrity due to his decidedly Roman physical characteristics.
The story (and some DNA evidence) goes, the locals are the descendants of a band of Roman soldiers from 36 B.C.
But so far, the lack of proven Roman artifacts or ruins in the town has raised suspicions.
Roman Pane who accompanied Columbus on his second voyage alludes to another method of using the herb.
The last-named building remained in the possession of the Unitarians until 1861, when it was sold to the Roman Catholics.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
You will not soon be called upon to act a Roman part between your father and your friend!The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
There are very few foreign journals taken or read in the Roman States.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
Our voluntary service regulars are the last descendants of those rulers of the ancient world, the Roman Legionaries.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Cultural definitions for Roman numerals
Letters of the alphabet used in ancient Rome to represent numbers: I = 1; V = 5; X = 10; L = 50; C = 100; D = 500; M = 1000. The numbers one through ten are written I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, and X. Roman numerals are often used to signify divisions of a long work, or of a work with many parts. They are also used to lend significance to something, as in Super Bowl VII. Formal designation of years may also be in Roman numerals: a.d. MCMLXXXIX = a.d. 1989.