### What does **equal sign** mean?

# Definitions for equal sign

equal sign

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### Princeton's WordNet

equal signnoun

a sign indicating that the quantities on either side are equal

### Wiktionary

equal signnoun

A symbol ( = ) used in mathematics to indicate that two values are the same, and elsewhere in various other ways, such as (formerly) to separate the signature from the content of a telegram.

### Wikipedia

equal sign

The equals sign (British English, Unicode) or equal sign (American English), also known as the equality sign, is the mathematical symbol =, which is used to indicate equality in some well-defined sense. In an equation, it is placed between two expressions that have the same value, or for which one studies the conditions under which they have the same value. In Unicode and ASCII, it has the code point U+003D. It was invented in 1557 by Robert Recorde.

### ChatGPT

equal sign

The equal sign (=) is a mathematical symbol used to indicate equality or equivalence between two values, expressions, equations or sets. It's a notation that implies that what's on the left side of the sign is exactly the same as what's on the right side. In a broader sense, the equal sign can also be applied in programming, logic, and other fields to show assignment or comparison.

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squealing

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of equal sign in Chaldean Numerology is:

**1**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of equal sign in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**6**

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