# The Number 88: Properties and Meanings

Prime Factors of

**88**=

2x

2x

2x

11.

**88** can be

Partitioned 45 times with each term no larger than

2.

**88** can be

Partitioned 690 times with each term no larger than

3.

**88** is a

16-gonal Number.

**88** is a

Centered 29-gonal Number.

**88** is an

Abundant Number.

**88**=the numbers of bipartite graphs on

7 nodes.

In total, the H?ng Bàng Dynasty was ruled by

**88** successive kings. (Vietnam).

### The Year 88 AD

In the year

**88** AD Han Zhangdi, emperor of the Chinese Han Dynasty died.

In the year

**88** AD Han Hedi succeeded Han Zhangdi as emperor of the Chinese Han Dynasty.

In the year

**88** AD two Egyptian obelisks were erected in Benevento in front of the temple of Isis in honour of Domitian.

In the year

**88** AD Pope Clement I succeeded Pope Anacletus I.

In the year

**88** AD Gaius Rutilius Gallicus was defeated in his bid for a third term as Roman Dictator. The Senate selected instead L. Asinius Pollio Uerrucosus as his successor.