# ROMAN

## Definition

Formats a number in Roman numerals.

#### Sample Usage

`ROMAN(499,0)`

`ROMAN(A2)`

#### Syntax

`ROMAN(number, [rule_relaxation])`

• `number` - The number to format, between 1 and 3999, inclusive.

• `rule_relaxation` - [ OPTIONAL - 0 by default ] - The degree to which traditional syntax rules may be relaxed, between`0` and `4` inclusive.

• `0` indicates strict precedence rules, where `I` may only precede `V` and `X``V` may only precede `X``X` may only precede `L`and `C``L` may only precede `C`, and `C` may only precede `D` and `M`. Therefore `ROMAN(499,0)` is `CDXCIX`.

• `1` indicates a relaxation where `V` may precede `L` and `C` and `L` may precede `D` and `M`. Therefore `ROMAN(499,1)` is`LDVLIV`.

• `2` indicates a further relaxation where `I` may precede `L` and `C`, and `X` may precede `D` and `M`. Therefore`ROMAN(499,2)` is `XDIX`.

• `3` indicates a further relaxation where `V` may precede `D` and `M`. Therefore `ROMAN(499,3)` is `VDIV`.

• `4` indicates a further relaxation where `I` may precede `D` and `M`. Therefore `ROMAN(499,4)` is `ID`.

`ARABIC`: Computes the value of a Roman numeral.

#### In order to use the ROMAN formula, begin typing the formula in the area you would like to display the outcome:

The style of roman numeral is set by the numeric value of the style argument:

Style valueRoman numeral style
0 or omittedClassic
1More concise
2More concise
3More concise
4Simplified
TRUEClassic
FALSESimplified

An error is returned if the number argument is negative.

A
B
1
300
CCC

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