I love a good 47!

There are many meanings for the number 47. It appears far more than average in the 24th century.

Uses in popular culture[]

47 is the new 69. Admiral Erik Pressman was particularly fond of these, especially with new Starfleet Academy graduates. Ensign Babyface knows this only too well.

Other uses[]

The LCARS computer interface (AKA Windows 41000) is programmed to insert these into shortcuts at random.