What number is this MCMXCVIII ? Yahoo Answers

Oct 23, 2011 · So CDXLVIII is 448. (See why we switched systems?) M M is 1,000. You see a lot of Ms because Roman numerals are used a lot to indicate dates. For instance, this page was written in the year of Nova Roma's founding, 1998 CE (Common Era; Christians use AD for Anno Domini, "year of our Lord"). That year is written as MCMXCVIII. But wait!…

1998 - Wikipedia

1998 () was a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1998th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 998th year of the 2nd millennium, the 98th year of the 20th century, and the 9th year of the 1990s decade.. 1998 was designated as the International Year of the Ocean.Centuries: 19th century, 20th century, 21st century…