# The Number 26: Properties and Meanings

Prime Factors of**26**=2x13.

**26**is a Heptagonal Pyramidal Number.

**26**can be Partitioned 2436 ways.

**26**can be Partitioned 14 times with each term no larger than 2

**26**can be Partitioned 70 times with each term no larger than 3

**26**can be Partitioned 206 times with each term no larger than 4

**26**can be Partitioned 427 times with each term no larger than 5

**26**can be Partitioned 709 times with each term no larger than 6

**26**can be Partitioned 1009 times with each term no larger than 7

**26**can be Partitioned 1297 times with each term no larger than 8

**26**can be Partitioned 1549 times with each term no larger than 9

**26**can be Partitioned 1761 times with each term no larger than 10

**26**can be Partitioned 1930 times with each term no larger than 11

Sum of the 5th, 6th, and 7th Fibonacci numbers = 5 + 8 + 13 =

**26**

Sum of the 5th through 8th numbers: 5 + 6 + 7 + 8 =

**26**

Sum of the 1st four Mersenne numbers=

**26**.

Difference in the 2nd pair of amicable numbers = 1210 - 1184 =

**26**.

**26**is the only number to be directly between a square and a cube.

The Great Rhombicuboctahedron is an Archimedean Solid with

**26**Faces.

The Small Rhombicuboctahedron is an Archimedean Solid with

**26**Faces.

**26**is the number of spacetime dimensions in bosonic string theory.

The Chemical Element Iron has an atomic number of 26.

The

**26**ganglions of the sympathetic system of the Human body.

**26**is the number of bones in the normal human Foot and Ankle.

The

**26**letters of the Latin alphabet.

The

**26**letters of the English Alphabet.

The Sumerians used a zodiac including 13 constellations and

**26**main stars.

According to Jewish chronology, God gave the Torah in the

**26**th generation since Creation.

In a normal deck of cards, there are

**26**red cards and

**26**black cards.

### The Year 26 AD

In the year**26**AD Pontius Pilate was appointed as Prefect of Judaea.

In the year

**26**AD Claudia Pulchra, second cousin and close friend to Agrippina the Elder, died.