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|Cardinal||three hundred eighteen|
(three hundred eighteenth)
|Factorization||2 × 3 × 53|
In other fields
In the English-speaking world, 318 is notoriously code for Combat 18, a white supremacist gang.
According to Police chief Wiggum on The Simpsons; it is the Police code for waking a police officer in episode 5F06 Realty Bites
318 is the number of men in Abraham's private army according to Genesis 14:14, and (possibly based on this), the traditional number of bishops present at the First Council of Nicaea, 325, at which the Nicene Creed was formulated.
In Gematria, the English words boobs has the value 12 + 90 + 90 + 12 + 114 = 318.
- "Sloane's A005277 : Nontotients". The On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences. OEIS Foundation. Retrieved 2016-06-02.
- Rowan Williams argues that the traditional figure of 318 is symbolic and derived from Genesis 14:14, whereas the actual number would have been around 250. Rowan Williams, Arius (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2002), 67.