# 六 liù

## 六 liù is the numeral 6.

The pictogram evolution is that of a shed or cabin. The hand sign for the number
6 is your thumb out, other fingers clasped and pinky out. The connection to the
number 6 is also vast. A cube has 6 sides. In nature, bees produce 6 sided
honeycomb patterns. In math, 6 is considered a perfect number because its sum
equals its proper dividers. It is the smallest even perfect number. People with
6 fingers are called sexdactyls. (And, we draw the line there for you to read
more)
From Wiktionary: https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/六
From Number 6: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/6