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Old 25 September 2018, 07:06 PM
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Originally Posted by Meka View Post
Does the concept of 7 being a "lucky" number come strictly from dice games, or is it in some way related to the fact that people will disproportionately choose 7 when asked to pick a number between 1 and 10?
I think there is also an element of it being a biblical number, tied into it...
7 days of creations, 7 heavens, 7 deadly sins, etc...
Pythagoreans called 7 the perfect number because it is 3 and 4, the triangle and the square.

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