What is the 16th Century in Roman Numerals?

A: XVI Century

16th Century = XVI Century

Your question is, "What is the 16th Century in Roman Numerals?", and the answer is 'XVI'. Here we will explain how to convert and write the 16th Century in the correct Roman numeral figures.

How do you convert to Roman Numerals the 16th Century?

To convert the 16th Century to Roman Numerals the conversion involves you to split the number 16 into place values, like this:

Place ValueNumberRoman Numeral
Conversion10 + 6X + VI

How is the 16th Century written in Roman Numerals?

To write the 16th Century in Roman numerals correctly you combine the values together. The highest numerals should always precede the lower numerals in order of precedence to give you the correct written combination, like this:


When writing a century as a Roman numeral, it's important to remember that the Roman figures must always written in uppercase letters, therefore, the correct spelling is "XVI Century".

Decades in the 16th Century

Decades contained in the century XVI (16) are described below with their correct translation in Roman Numerals:

Years in XVI Century

Formally the century XVI includes the years 1501 to 1600.

Dates in 16th Century

The 16th century starts with the date January 1, 1501 and ends December 31 1600. Translate these dates using our Roman numerals date converter.

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