38 (number) - in Other Fields

In Other Fields

Thirty-eight is also:

  • The number of slots on an American Roulette wheel (0, 00, and 1 through 36; European roulette does not use the 00 slot and has only 37 slots)
  • The number of games that each team in the current English Premiership, the top division in English Association Football, plays in a season
  • Bill C-38 legalized same-sex marriage in Canada
  • The number of years it took the Israelites to travel from Kadesh Barnea to the Zered valley in Deuteronomy.
  • A "38" is often the name for a snub nose .38 caliber revolver
  • Name of the southern rock band 38 Special
  • The 38 class is the most famous class of steam locomotive used in New South Wales
  • The number of the French department Isère
  • The gate of the sci-fi TV series Stargate SG-1 can stay open a maximum of 38 minutes.
  • In Taiwan and some places in southern Chinese mainland, "3, 8", but not "38", is slang for stupid/idiot,especially women.

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    We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender.
    Winston Churchill (1874–1965)