The number five is a number that comes after four and before the number six. In Roman numerals, it is V.
|Roman numeral (unicode)||Ⅴ, ⅴ|
|Greek||ε (or Ε)|
Five is the third prime number, after two and three, and before seven. The number five is also an odd number.
Most people have five fingers (including one thumb) on each hand and five toes on each foot.
It is not known for certain who and how the shape of the number five was created, but most people think it was made by the Brahmin Indians.