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Is the number triple-6 good, bad, or neutral in Judaism?

How about numeric variations and combinations such as 216?

I know that 18 means 'life' due to Gematria calculations.

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May be of interest: "Six Six Six"( which is a follow up to "Meah Shearim", both from the "Ask The Rabbi" section, at the Ohr Somayach website). –  Tamir Evan Oct 1 '13 at 13:19
    
Meaningless, IINM. –  Seth J Oct 1 '13 at 13:49
    
Related( Re: 216): judaism.stackexchange.com/questions/6606/… . –  Tamir Evan Oct 7 '13 at 15:25
    
How is that an improvement in formatting? –  Double AA Feb 20 at 15:05
    
Because I wanted the title to sound more decent. –  tech Feb 20 at 15:10

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This number has, to the best of my knowledge, no significance whatsoever in Judaism.

You can search according to gematria here but the average person shouldn't really come up with their own gematrios, generally speaking, and expect anything from them.

You will find that there are many gematrios with both good and bad implications for practically every value.

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No source, but that's because there isn't one. –  yoel Oct 1 '13 at 7:25
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No source to support your assertion that, "the average person shouldn't really come up with their own gematrios, generally speaking, and expect anything from them"? –  Seth J Oct 1 '13 at 13:50
    
@SethJ for that statement, I have the words of my teacher Rabbi Tzvi Aryeh Rosenfeld z'l in a shiur. –  yoel Oct 1 '13 at 15:20

I believe that the number 666 have no significant tendency in Hebrew, and there for in Hebrew and Jewish Gematria. By checking both Hebrew genatria on http://www.c2kb.com/gematria/?word=666 and on Gematrix: http://www.gematrix.org/?word=666 shows no higher amount of results for each side.

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מאה שערים lol . –  Double AA Oct 7 '13 at 7:18
    
@DoubleAA, that's how we know it's a good number in Judaism. :) –  Seth J Oct 7 '13 at 13:43

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