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42 FortyTwo

1260 days, 42 months or 3.5 years.
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It is the period that God allows the beast to operate.
Two female bears kill forty two children after they ridiculed the prophet of God. 2 Kings 2: 24.

Israel camped 42 times in the wilderness during the 40 year exodus, when the cloud moved.

The goat's hair and linen curtains covering the sanctuary have a length of 42 and 40 cubits.

Jesus was forty two generations from Abraham. (Matthew 1). He was also seventy seven generations from Adam. (Luke 3)