
One hundred in Italian



Translation of
100 in Italian
The Italian translation of the word
one hundred is as follows:
Cento
The word for one hundred represents a cardinal number that conveys "how many". Cento is the
translation of the word which means one hundred. Cardinal numbers are also known as "counting numbers," because they show quantity. English ordinal numbers define a position, such as "first", "second" or "third". Cardinal and ordinal numbers are used in Italy and the word for
The word for One Hundredth (100th) expressed in Italian is Centesimo. 
Cento
Translation of 100 


100 in Italian  Roman Numerals
Roman numerals are script letters that were developed in Italy to represent numbers. The Roman numeral of 100 is in the same format used by the ancient Romans and part of the heritage of Italy. The Roman numeral for this number is as follows:
C
As numbers became larger a line
was added to signify a larger number. A number with a
horizontal line over it means to multiply it by 1000, examples are:
_
V 
_
X 
_
L 
_
C 
_
D 

5000, 10,000, 50,000 & 100,000 

C

Cento or
100 in Italian
The
number 100 translates to the word Cento.
Hundredth in Italian is Centesimo. The EnglishItalian translation of this number is:
100 
C 
One Hundred 
Cento 
100th 
Centesimo 
Roman
numerals are composed of just seven letters:
I, V, X, L, C, D,
M. The ancient Romans did not use a zero and
used different letters as numbers became larger.  
