# Is 39 a Prime Number?

No, **39** is not a *prime number*, it is a composite number.

### Why 39 is not a prime number?

Because **39** has divisors rather than 1 and itself.
39 can be divided by 3 and 13.

Prime factorization of *39* (list of divisors):

*The next prime number* of 39 is **41**

*The previous prime* number of 39 is **37**.

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