# 48 in Roman Numerals

## How do you write 48 in Roman Numerals?

The Arabic number **48 in roman numerals** is XLVIII.

That is, if you want to write the digit 48 using roman symbols, you must use the symbol or symbols XLVIII, since these roman numerals are exactly equivalent to the arabic numeral **Fourty eight**.

XLVIII = 48

### How should the Roman Numeral XLVIII be read?

Roman letters that symbolize numbers **should be read and written from left to right** and in order of highest to lowest value.

Therefore, in the case of finding in a text the number represented by XLVIII, it should be read in natural number format. That is, the Roman letters representing 48 should be read as *"Fourty eight".*

### How should the number 48 be written in Roman Numerals?

The only existing rule for writing any number in **roman numerals**, for example 48, is that they should always be written with capital letters.