Odd Prime

Any prime number other than 2 (which is the unique even prime).

Humorously, 2 is therefore the "oddest" prime.

See also

Even Prime, Prime Number

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Wells, D. The Penguin Dictionary of Curious and Interesting Numbers. Middlesex, England: Penguin Books, p. 44, 1986.

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Weisstein, Eric W. "Odd Prime." From MathWorld--A Wolfram Web Resource.

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