15th century, in the meaning defined above
number seven iron
“Numbers.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Numbers. Accessed 10 Dec. 2023.
Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about Numbers
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