Riddle #9

Eight and five, last name and given,
We are one six six six even;
The first in cow, the last in oxen
Three in damsel, three in vixen.

Answer: [Roman Numerals]
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  1. connar said,

    May 27, 2006 at 6:24 pm

    roman numerals… i’ve seen this before, i didn’t get it on my own, haha…

  2. Brian said,

    May 28, 2006 at 8:15 am

    oo! tricky! I was very confused… haha

  3. Philly Phil said,

    August 26, 2006 at 3:18 pm

    damn! good one! i didnt get it

  4. Will said,

    August 29, 2006 at 7:08 pm

    Heh, I understood that it was roman numerals, C N M X, i thought they wanted an actual number, I was thinking back to gradeschool, fie!

  5. erikpurne said,

    May 15, 2007 at 4:58 pm

    Erm… I feel really stupid, but could someone spell this one out for me? I still don’t get it.

  6. The great Minds said,

    October 29, 2007 at 12:55 pm

    Roman Numerals is the answer

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