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14 (fourteen) is a natural number following 13 and succeeded by 15.
In relation to the word "four" (4), 14 is spelled "fourteen".
where xn + 1 = x1, xn + 2 = x2.
In religion and mythology
- The number of years of Rama's exile in the forest with Sita and Lakshman. 
The number of pieces the body of Osiris was torn into by his fratricidal brother Set.
- 14 is the earliest age that the emancipation of minors can occur in the U.S.
- Minimum age a person can purchase, rent or buy tickets to a 14A rated movie in Canada without an adult. Ratings are provincial, so ratings may vary. A movie can be 14A in one or some provinces and PG in other provinces. A movie can also be rated 14A in one or some provinces and 18A in other provinces. Quebec has a different rating system for films.
- Youngest age in Canada a person can watch a 14+ rated show without consent from a legal guardian.
- Minimum age at which one can view, rent, purchase, or buy tickets to an 18A rated movie with an accompanying adult in the Canadian provinces of the Maritimes and Manitoba.
- Minimum age at which one can work in many U.S states. Parental consent may be required, depending on state.
- Minimum age at which one can work in most Australian states with parent's consent.
- Minimum age at which one can drive a vehicle in the U.S. with a driver's license (with supervision of an adult over 18 years of age, and with a valid, unmarked driver's license, and at least 365 days of experience driving an actual automobile)
- The minimum age limit to drive a 50cc motorbike in Italy.
- The most common age of criminal responsibility in Europe.
- In some countries, it is the age of sexual consent.
- In golf, a player can have no more than 14 clubs in the bag.
- In rugby union, the starting right wing wears the 14 shirt.
In other fields
- The number of days in a fortnight.
- In traditional British units of weight, the number of pounds in a stone.
- A number 'encoded' in much of the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. Bach may have considered this number a sort of signature, since given A = 1, B = 2, C = 3, etc., then B + A + C + H = 14. (See also 41)
- The number of points outlined by President Woodrow Wilson for reconstructing a new Europe following World War I, see Fourteen Points.
- The number of Enigma Variations composed by Edward Elgar.
- The number of favored rows in the Roman theater for members of the equestrian order according to the lex Roscia theatralis issued in 67 BC.
- The section that one goes to when one dies in the Grailquest books.
- The number of legs on a woodlouse, as well as on Hallucigenia.
- A common designation for the thirteenth floor in many buildings for superstitious reasons.
- There are 14 British Overseas Territories of the United Kingdom.
- The number of lines in a sonnet.
- The Number 14 airship by Alberto Santos Dumont that was used to test the aerodynamics of his 14-bis airplane.
- The number of the French department Calvados.
- XIV is a Storage server manufactured by IBM. It goes by name of "XIV" and is pronounced as the separate letters "X", "I", "V".
- The Piano Sonata No. 14, also known as Moonlight Sonata, is one of the most famous piano sonatas composed by Ludwig van Beethoven.
- A symbol of infinity in "The House of Asterion" ("Spanish: La casa de Asterión", 1947) by Jorge Luis Borges.
- The Fourteen Words are a phrase used by white supremacists.
- Nuestra Familia is a gang that uses "XIV" as their symbol because the 14th letter of the Spanish alphabet is "N".