roman numerals

are roman numerals in numeric order also in alphabetical order??

and so forth ??

in other words, were the romans smart enough to design roman numerals so that they could be put in the same order either numerically or alphabetically?

<<in other words, were the romans smart enough to design roman numerals so that they could be put in the same order either numerically or alphabetically?>>

49 is XLIX
50 is L
400 is CD
Those are in numerical but not alphabetical order. I could cite many other examples.

yes they are

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