It is a strong prime.
It is a cyclic number.
It is a de Polignac number, because none of the positive numbers 2k-2879 is a prime.
It is a Chen prime.
It is a plaindrome in base 12.
It is a congruent number.
22879 is an apocalyptic number.
2879 is an equidigital number, since it uses as much as digits as its factorization.
2879 is an odious number, because the sum of its binary digits is odd.
The square root of 2879 is about 53.6563137012. The cubic root of 2879 is about 14.2259263175.
Subtracting 2879 from its reverse (9782), we obtain a triangular number (6903 = T117).
The spelling of 2879 in words is "two thousand, eight hundred seventy-nine".