# Is 83 a Prime Number?

Yes, **83** is a *prime number*.

### Why 83 is a prime number?

Because **83** has no positive divisors rather than 1 and itself.

*The next prime number* of 83 is **89**

*The previous prime* number of 83 is **79**.

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