Meaning of forty-seven


Pronunciation: (fôr'tē sev'un), [key]
— n.
  1. a cardinal number, 40 plus 7.
  2. a symbol for this number, as 47 or XLVII.
  3. a set of this many persons or things.
  1. amounting to 47 in number.
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