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"Life" vs. "Pi"

Sometimes everything looks mathematical... especially with pi and e lurking at the basis of so many ideas.

For example, an ebay vendor offered this item:


The seller asked for special money ($20) because it was a "Vintage Solid Brass Mathematics Pie Symbol Decorative Paper Weight."

I doubted that (despite his wrong spelling of pi), feeling it was a Hebrew letter and not a Greek letter. And, I was right...as confirmed by M.J. (Bellingham).

The symbol actually is the word "Chai" in Hebrew, which means "Life." It is comprised of two Hebrew letters, Chet and Yud.

Yes, in life (or Chai), everything looks like Pi (or Pie).