Who knows one hundred twenty-seven?
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The age of our foremother Sarah when she died. (Genesis 23:1.)
Sheva v'esrim umeya medinah. ("Medinah" is feminine, hence "sheva" not "shiv'a.")
127 were the states governed by King Ahasueros (Esther 1:1)
Isn't there an English book called "127" with 127 thoughts on Purim out there?
According to the opinion that Avraham recognized Hashem at age 48 (Bereishis Rabbah 95:3), he served Hashem for 127 years (175 minus 48).
127 years ago (July 1883) was the "Treifa Banquet" instigating the split between Conservative and Reform doctrines.