Counting with Greek Numbers  

Count with Greek numbers The ancient Greeks originally had a number system like the Romans, but in the 4th century BC, they started using this system. It was a number system closer to Arabic numbers (our own number system). Instead of counting I, II, III like the Egyptians or the Romans, they had different symbols … Continue reading Counting with Greek Numbers  

Greek Letters for Numbers

The Greek numbering system has an impact on how we view the biblical scriptures containing numbers. There were no single Greek national standards in the first millennium BC. since the various island states prided themselves on their independence. This meant that they each had their own currency, weights and measures etc. These in turn led … Continue reading Greek Letters for Numbers