Arabic numerals, Numerals
Arabic numerals, known formally as HinduArabic numerals, and also known as Indian numerals, Hindu numerals, European numerals, and Western numerals, are the most common symbolic representation of numbers around the world. They are considered an important milestone in the development of mathematics. One may distinguish between the decimal system involved, also known as the HinduArabic numeral system, and the precise glyphs used. The glyphs most commonly in conjunction with the Latin alphabet since Early Modern times are 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9. Read more
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A numeral is a symbol or group of symbols that represents a number. Numerals differ from numbers just as words differ from the things they refer to. The symbols "11", "eleven" and "XI" are different numerals, all representing the same number. This article attempts to explain the various systems of numerals. Read more