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  7 (number) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
There are seven frieze groups, the groups consisting of symmetries of the plane whose group of translations is isomorphic to the group of integers.
This horizontal stroke is, however, important to distinguish the glyph for seven from the glyph for one in writings that use a long upstroke in the glyph for one.
The Seven Sages of Greece: Solon, Chilon, Thales, Bias, Cleobulus, Pittacus and Periander.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/7_(number)   (2670 words)

  
 The Number Seven in Folklore
The aliquots of 220 are 1, 2, 4, 5, 10, 11, 20, 22, 44, 55 and 110--the sum of which is 284; and the aliquots of 284 are 1, 2, 4, 71 and 142--the sum of which is 220.
There are seven ages in the life of man, and the seventh son of a seventh son is though to possess special mystical powers.
In Egyptian legend, seven is sacred to Osiris and there are the Seven Hothors who serve as fairy godmothers and predict a newborn's fate or bestow certain aspects of that fate upon them.
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 Seven Network - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Seven's main shareholder is Kerry Stokes, who also owns Australian Capital Equity and subsidiaries such as heavy equipment supplier Westrac.
Seven owns a 33% share in mobile solutions enabler m.Net Corporation, making it a major shareholder along with Telstra and Alcatel.
Oddly enough, Seven won back market share on the back of Desperate Housewives, Lost and Grey's Anatomy, the same shows ABC used in America to gain back a top slot in the ratings.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Seven_Network   (1073 words)

  
 THE NUMBER SEVEN IN THE HOLY BIBLE
SEVEN men of honest report were chosen to administer the alms of the church in Acts 6:1-7.
SEVEN times in the Book of Revelation blessing of the Lord are promised to His people.
There are SEVEN bones in the neck, SEVEN bones in the face, SEVEN bones in the ankle, and SEVEN holes in the head.
www.angelfire.com /az/rainbowbridge/seven.html   (1379 words)

  
 Sannion's Sanctuary - Seven Seven Seven
Seven signifies victory: the seven of rods indicates authority in the word, the seven of cups is authority in the sentiment, the seven of swords being authority in life, and the seven of pentacles being authority in wealth.
Seven is considered a spiritual number and is sometimes called the christ consciousnesss number.
Seven is the common number in the worship and sacrifice prescriptions of Leviticus.
www.winterscapes.com /sannion/seven.htm   (1297 words)

  
 Seven
We see seven colours in the rainbow and the seven musical notes of the diatonic scale (do, rei, me, fa, so, la, te) are considered the most pleasing to the human ear.
There are lots of sevens in the story of the Fall of Jericho (see Joshua 6) and seven is particularly popular in these chapters of the final book of the Bible.
Seven was chosen to grade and measure such things, because seven is a number we have become comfortable with.
www.seiyaku.com /reference/seven.html   (2289 words)

  
 Theosophy article: "The Number Seven" by Blavatsky
The number seven was considered sacred not only by all the cultured nations of antiquity and the East, but was held in the greatest reverence even by the later nations of the West.
The Egyptians had seven original and higher gods; the Phœnicians seven kabiris; the Persians, seven sacred horses of Mithra; the Parsees, seven angels opposed by seven demons, and seven celestial abodes paralleled by seven lower regions.
Hence, seven pipes in the syrinx of the god Pan (or Nature), their gradually diminishing proportion of shape representing the distance between the planets and between the latter and the earth--and, the seven-stringed lyre of Apollo.
www.blavatsky.net /blavatsky/arts/NumberSeven.htm   (1517 words)

  
 Numbers: number 7
A septennium is a period of seven years and September used to be the seventh month in the year, but not any longer.
Among many things that come in sevens are the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Seven Sisters, Shakespeare's Seven Ages of Man, the Seven Levels of Hell, and the Seven Dwarves.
Seven is not really a magic number, but does have an uncanny way of appearing in all sorts of odd situations.
richardphillips.org.uk /number/Num7.htm   (731 words)

  
 Review: Seven   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Frequently, mystery/thrillers present us with a cast of about six or seven characters, set up a sequence of grizzly murders, then "surprise" us by revealing which of those six or seven characters is the guilty party.
Seven is unnecessarily gory and runs for a little too long, but neither of these elements detracts much from the film's enjoyability (unless you have a weak stomach).
Seven may always be grim, dark, and rainy, but at least there's a little substance beneath the atmosphere.
movie-reviews.colossus.net /movies/s/seven.html   (584 words)

  
 Prophetic Technology   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In Hebrew, the number seven (shevah) comes from the root word savah, which means "to be full or satisfied, have enough of." The number seven often venerates these ideas.
Seven tells of eternal Sabbath-keeping for the people of God in all its everlasting perfection.
Seventy 'sevens' have been decreed for your people and your holy city, to finish the transgression, to make an end of sin, to make atonement for iniquity, to bring in everlasting righteousness, to seal up vision and prophecy, and to anoint the most holy place.
www.harvardhouse.com /prophetictech/new/numerology/seven.htm   (188 words)

  
 7 SEVEN 7   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Seven is the number of days in a week.
Seven is the number of perfection in the Bible.
The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World: The Great Pyramid of Giza, The Hanging Gardens of Babylon, The Statue of Zeus at Olympia, The Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, The Colossus of Rhodes, and The Lighthouse of Alexandria
www.scifaiku.com /tom/misc/digits/seven.html   (200 words)

  
 STARTREK.COM : Biography
Episode: VOY 169 - Scorpion, Part II Jeri Ryan portrays Seven of Nine, a human who was assimilated by the Borg.
When Captain Janeway severs Seven of Nine's link to the Borg Collective, she is forced to remain on the U.S.S. Voyager and adapt to human society.
"Seven of Nine is confused by the complexities of human interaction," Ryan explains.
www.startrek.com /startrek/view/series/VOY/cast/69088.html   (470 words)

  
 The Sevens (7) of the Bible and Prophetic Time
The very first use of "sevens" to denote time is found in Genesis chapters one and two.
What these verses tell us is that the seven 24-hour days of Genesis are a prophetic "type" which when multiplied by 1,000, gives us the length of time of the Biblical history of man from Adam until the end of time as we know it.
Notice that the seven notes repeat, with the eighth key a higher or lower octave of the first as you go up or down the keyboard.
www.kjvbible.org /seven_days.html   (1425 words)

  
 SEVEN: An Anglo-American Literary Review
Beginning with a small number of books and letters by C S Lewis, the Marion E Wade Center now holds thousands of manuscripts, letters, first editions and other primary material.
Born out of the need and opportunity for discussion and balanced assessment of these writers, SEVEN is intended for both the general and specialised reader.
It is a privilege to serve this journal and the work of the seven authors which it represents.
www.sayers.org.uk /seven.html   (682 words)

  
 Welcome to Seven Oaks Equestrian Center
Seven Oaks Equestrian Center is located outside Montgomery, Alabama in the community of Pike Road.
Situated in prime horse country, Seven Oaks can boast the convenience of a 15 minute drive from central Montgomery but still be surrounded by quiet country elegance.
Seven Oaks Equestrian Center is in a terrific location for the show-minded rider.
www.seven-oaks.org   (505 words)

  
 SEVEN__________we will drink till we are drunk and forget out sorrows         ...
Seven is a fan-site based on Ai Yazawa'a manga Nana.
Seven is called Seven, well for obvious reasons, is because of the name of the manga.
Seven © is created by Min on 10th Oct 2002.
wire-d.net /seven   (286 words)

  
 Lucky Number Seven
There is on a Scottish Mason's apron seven tassels on each side and when the apron was placed around me for the very first time these same seven tassels intrigued me so much that it led me to the field of research of our Great Order.
We were part of a team of seven, and for each round of the game (a rather silly one involving bending over and throwing bowling balls between your legs) we adopted a different set of seven names.
The Seven Sisters is a term used to indicate the constellation of the Pleiades -- but The Seven Sisters of New Orleans were a family of hoodoo women who lived and practiced in the Crescent City in the 1920s - 30s.
www.luckymojo.com /number7.html   (3182 words)

  
 Shichinin no samurai (1954)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Story-telling at its finest, "Seven Samurai" is a terrific film not because of a handful of memorable scenes or lines, but rather because scene-by-scene, frame-by-frame, it tells an interesting story as well as it is possible to tell it.
Those two have the best parts, but all seven of the samurai are memorable characters.
The sequence of events that collects the seven together occupies the first part of the movie, and forms a perfect foundation for the rest.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0047478   (578 words)

  
 SEVEN | NEWS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
SEVEN is a global provider of software that enables mobile operators, Internet email providers and service providers to offer their subscribers secure, low-cost, real-time access to business and personal email applications.
SEVEN's software is specialized to meet the unique needs and requirements of the Fortune 500 enterprise, the small-to-medium organization, workgroups, individual professionals and consumers.
SEVEN is a registered trademark of Seven Networks, Inc. Out of the Office, System SEVEN, SEVEN Personal Edition, SEVEN Enterprise Edition, and SEVEN Server Edition are also trademarks or service marks of Seven Networks, Inc. All other trademarks or tradenames are those of their respective owners.
www.seven.com /news/press_releases/SEVENsignsHPtopushemailac.html   (819 words)

  
 The Cheiron Site - Seven / JSC implementation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Seven is the 'reference' implementation of the Jini™ Service Container Specification that eases the development and deployment of Jini™ services and provides features such as:
The Seven Suite is Seven together with additional tools, examples, manuals and the source code, and should provide you an out-of-the-box experience with Jini™.
The JSC Platform that is part of Seven that incorporates many Jini Community Standards is mainly based upon code implemented by the Jini™ team at Sun Microsystems (Jini™ Technology Starter Kit) for which we also provide the source code.
www.cheiron.org /seven   (302 words)

  
 Seven Swords - MonkeyPeaches   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Seven sword masters gather together to save Bowei Fortress from the brutal force of the newly established Qing regime...
Then we shared the pain of his shameful and short mis-adventure in the Hollywood and we felt sorry for a couple of his movies being overkilled by CG effects a few years ago.
Seven sword masters gather together to save a fortress and a young Japanese girl travels to Beijing to learn Peking opera...
www.monkeypeaches.com /sevenswords.html   (393 words)

  
 The Number Seven and Scripture
The discovery of the symmetric sevenfold Canon Wheel and its corresponding representation in the form of the Menorah is like a capstone to the study of the Number Seven in Scripture.
The relation between the Number Seven and the idea of an oath is explained in the passage from Genesis 21 quoted at the head of this page.
And I beheld, and, lo, in the midst of the throne and of the four beasts, and in the midst of the elders, stood a Lamb as it had been slain, having seven horns and seven eyes, which are the seven Spirits of God sent forth into all the earth.
www.biblewheel.com /Topics/seven.asp   (1526 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: Seven - 2 Disc Set [1995]: DVD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The most viscerally frightening and disturbing homicidal maniac picture since The Silence of the Lambs, Seven is based on an idea that's both gruesome and ingenious.
Seven is probably the greatest thriller of all time.
Because we know there will be seven murders, we are expecting, but never quite prepared for, the horrific crime scenes.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B00004WZW8   (1227 words)

  
 SEVEN SUMMITS
The youngest person to complete the Seven Summits with Carstensz is Atsushi Yamada (Japan) at 23 years, 9 days.
Atsushi Yamada is the youngest person to complete the Seven Summits with both Carstensz and Kosciusko, at 23 years, 9 days.
The shortest time for the Seven Summits to be completed with Kosciusko is just seven months, with six hours to spare, by Rob Hall (counting his second ascent of Vinson) and Gary Ball (both New Zealand).
www.everestnews.com /seven.htm   (292 words)

  
 Seven Deadly Sins, The   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Before even beginning a discussion of these Seven Deadly Sins, also known as "capital sins," it may be useful to discuss a few differences among Christians on this subject.
Catechism has many Scriptural references in the section that lists the "Seven Deadly Sins." It is well to remember that the Scriptures come from the Jewish and Christian Churches, not the other way around.
In "Purgatorio," Dante places each of the seven sins on a level, with the higher levels closer to Paradise and the lower ones closer to Hell.
www.whitestonejournal.com /seven_deadly_sins   (2684 words)

  
 Marathon's Story... Facts and puzzling things about
I also noticed that G (in Son of Grendel) is the seventh letter of the alphabet, Grendel is a seven letter word, and when you divide the level number for Son of Grendel(21) by 3(the number of words in the level name), you get seven.
What about the seven wonders of the world, the seven seas, the seven deadly sins, the seven daughters of Atlas in the Pleiades, the seven ages of man, the seven levels of hell, the seven primary colors, the seven notes of the musical scale, and the seven days of the week?
Bill makes the point that while the explicit seven reference has been noted on The Number Seven section there is an hidden seven in the form of the Greek letter "eta".
marathon.bungie.org /story/seven.html   (7089 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Seven: DVD: David Fincher,Brad Pitt,Morgan Freeman,Gwyneth Paltrow,Kevin Spacey,Andrew Kevin Walker,R. Lee ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The sin of Gluttony comes first and the murderer's terrible capacity is graphically demonstrated in the dark and subdued tones characteristic of film noir.
The seasoned and cultured Sommerset researches the Seven Deadly Sins in an effort to understand the killer's modus operandi while green Detective Mills scoffs at his efforts to get inside the mind of a killer...
Gwyneth Paltrow and Kevin Spacey are also featured, but it is director Fancher and the ominous, overwhelmingly oppressive atmosphere of doom that he creates that are the real stars of the film.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/0790729989?v=glance   (3610 words)

  
 Seven
Gluttony, greed, sloth, envy, wrath, pride, and lust--these are the seven deadly sins that are being punished with unimaginable cruelty and calculation by an enigmatic killer in David Fincher's bleak thriller SEVEN.
"The trouble with Seven is that while the premise is intriguing, the movie is gluey, bumbling and singularly un-thrilling."
"Seven, a grisly social allegory drawn in blood and spawned in despair, casts a lingering, malodorous spell."
www.rottentomatoes.com /m/Seven-1066164   (876 words)

  
 The seven summits, the highest peaks of the 7 continents: Everest, Aconcagua, Denali, Kilimanjaro, Elbrus, Vinson, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The seven summits, the highest peaks of the 7 continents: Everest, Aconcagua, Denali, Kilimanjaro, Elbrus, Vinson, Carstensz!
The seven summits are magical mountains that have been climbed by a select few.
Find fact and figures, Pictures, stories, tips about gear, organized trips and expeditions to the seven summits, statistics, literature, videos and more.
7summits.com   (578 words)

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