Centuries in Roman numerals

Centuries in Roman numerals

Translate and learn how to read and write the centuries in Roman numerals.

In some countries centuries are represented by Roman numerals, especially in books, manuscripts, documents and legal scholars, memorials, religious texts and manuscripts.

The correct way to write the centuries in Roman numerals is using only uppercase letters, and avoiding the use of lowercase letters. As for example:

21st century should be written "XXI Century" and not "xxi Century"


Converting centuries and decades to Roman numerals

Every century has contains 100 years and these are divided into 10 decades with 10 years each. These will be of great help as it will not be difficult to find in many important documents.

If you need to convert a specific century to Roman numerals, or are looking for information on how to properly write a particular decade or year belonging to a partucular century, consult the list below for more information about the conversions to roman numerals and details of how to write its decades and years in roman numeral format:

If you do not find the century or year you were looking for, try our conversion tool to help you translate any normal numbers (Arabic / decimal ) to its equivalent in Roman numerals.