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  1. number.
  2. numeral; numerals.
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  1. Numbers.
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Historical Examples

  • Num appeared with more fuel, and at last there was nothing more to do.

    Japhet in Search of a Father

    Frederick Marryat

  • From the account of the first taking of captives by the Israelites, Num.

  • There does not seem any reason for Tyrrell's emendation of num for nam.

    The Letters of Cicero, Volume 1

    Marcus Tullius Cicero

  • This man knew a Sky-god, Num; that conception was familiar to him.

  • The story of the brazen serpent of the wilderness is told in Num.

British Dictionary definitions for num


abbreviation for (in Britain and South Africa)
  1. National Union of Mineworkers
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abbreviation for Bible
  1. Numbers
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