The Egyptian hieroglyphic system used special numerals for 10, 100, 1000, and 10, 000. The numeration code created by the ancient Romans had the merit of expressing all numbers from 1 to 1, 000, 000 with a total of seven numerals: I for 1, anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Forms of Meaning|
|Author||:||Thomas A. Sebeok, Marcel Danesi|
|Publisher||:||Walter de Gruyter - 2000-01-01|