Re: hash, pound, octothorpe?

From: John Colby (
Date: Thu Jul 04 2002 - 17:11:21 EDT

What I really like about this article is the alternative of splat -
especially when applied to C# programming - C Splat??


At 21:51 04/07/02 +0100, Michael Everson wrote:

>Readers of this list may be amused by the article on character
>I am given to understand that the origin of this sign (and the explanation
>for its sometimes being called a "pound sign" is as a ligature of "lb";
>see U+2114 in the current (not 3.0) glyph charts.
>Michael Everson *** Everson Typography ***

John and Sandy Colby
Geevor Mine

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