# Numbers to Roman Numerals Converter Online Tool

Number

Roman Numeral

## About Numbers to Roman Numerals Converter Online Tool:

This online Roman Numerals to Numbers Converter helps you to convert one Roman Numeral into a number (base 10). Put Roman Numeral into the first textbox, the number result will show in the second textbox.

## Roman Numerals:

Roman numerals is invented by ancient Rome, it use letters from Latin `("I" for "1", "V" for "5", "X" for "10", "L" for "50", "C" for "100", "D" for "500", "M" for "1000")` to represent numbers. Roman numerals is still widely used in academic paper chapter numbering system.

## How to convert from Numbers to Roman Numerals?

1. Step 1: Remember the value combination list `["M": 1000, "CM": 900, "D": 500, "CD": 400, "C": 100, "XC": 90, "L": 50, "XL": 40, "X": 10, "IX": 9, "V": 5, "IV": 4, "I": 1]`, Remember its order and each value.

2. Step 2: From left to right, subtract as much large combination as you can, unless it's not smaller than 0.

Example 1: Convert Number "424" to Roman Numeral:

424 = 400 + 10 + 10 + 4 = CD + X + X + IV = CDXXIV

Example 2: Convert Number "2019" to Roman Numeral:

2019 = 1000 + 1000 + 10 + 9 = M + M + X + IX = MMXIX

## Numbers to Roman Numerals conversion table:

Numbers Roman Numerals Numbers Roman Numerals
1I21XXI
2II22XXII
3III23XXIII
4IV24XXIV
5V25XXV
6VI26XXVI
7VII27XXVII
8VIII28XXVIII
9IX29XXIX
10X30XXX
11XI31XXXI
12XII32XXXII
13XIII33XXXIII
14XIV34XXXIV
15XV35XXXV
16XVI36XXXVI
17XVII37XXXVII
18XVIII38XXXVIII
19XIX39XXXIX
20XX40XL

Wikipedia (Roman numerals): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Roman_numerals

## Convert Numbers to Roman Numerals with Python:

```def transform_number_to_roman_numeral(number):
roman_value_list = [1000, 900, 500, 400, 100, 90, 50, 40, 10, 9, 5, 4, 1]
roman_char_list = ["M", "CM", "D", "CD", "C", "XC", "L", "XL", "X", "IX", "V", "IV", "I"]
res = ''
for i in range(len(roman_value_list)):
while number >= roman_value_list[i]:
number -= roman_value_list[i]
res += roman_char_list[i]
return res

number_input = 987
roman_numeral_output = transform_number_to_roman_numeral(number_input)
print('number {0} equal to:{1}'.format(number_input, roman_numeral_output))

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number 987 equal to:CMLXXXVII```

## Convert Numbers to Roman Numerals with Java:

```public class NumberConvertManager {
public static String transform_number_to_roman_numeral(int number) {
int[] roman_value_list = new int[]{1000, 900, 500, 400, 100, 90, 50, 40, 10, 9, 5, 4, 1};
String[] roman_char_list = new String[]{"M", "CM", "D", "CD", "C", "XC", "L", "XL", "X", "IX", "V", "IV", "I"};
StringBuilder res = new StringBuilder();
for (int i = 0; i < roman_value_list.length; i += 1) {
while (number >= roman_value_list[i]){
number -= roman_value_list[i];
res.append(roman_char_list[i]);
}
}
return res.toString();
}

public static void main(String[] args) {
int number_input = 987;
String roman_numeral_output = transform_number_to_roman_numeral(number_input);
System.out.println("number " + number_input + " equal to:" + roman_numeral_output);
}
}

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number 987 equal to:CMLXXXVII
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