WTF Fun Fact – 27th Letter Of The Alphabet

The ampersand (&), which is derived from the Latin et meaning “and”, was once the 27th letter of the alphabet, coming after Z. When reciting the alphabet, you would end it with “and per se and” which over time evolved into “ampersand”. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: https://www.dictionary.com/e/ampersand/

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