WTF Fun Fact – Cistercian Monk Numeral System

The Cistercian monks used a numeral system in the 13th to 15th centuries which allowed writing numbers from 1 to 9999 as single compound characters. – WTF Fun Facts

Source: The Ciphers of the Monks – Wikipedia

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