in Japanese 42 pronounced separately — "shi ni" (four two)
shini means "to die" (42 and the # 4 r both unlucky #s)
Shinigami phone # from Soul Eater
42-42-564 (shini-shini-koroshi), which literally means die-die-kill in Japanese.
The only number you can turn into an emticon on facebook chat by typing :42:
42 is the number with which God creates the Universe in Kabbalistic tradition.
There are 42 principles of Ma'at, the Ancient Egyptian personification of physical and moral law, order, and truth. Where there are 42 gods and goddesses of Egypt, personifying the principles of Ma'at, who ask questions of the departed, and the deceased's heart is weighed against the feather of Truth.
No, no, that's too simple.
How many roads must a man walk down? 42!
That's it! We're made!
Apparently the answer is 6 times 9.
In base 10, 6 x 9 = 54.
4 times 13 = 52, means you have 2 left. So, 42 = 54 in base 13, and not base 9 like that other guy said.
In "Party Animal", one of the girls in the sorority house wears a T-shirt with the number 42.