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F

                       


Latin alphabet
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The sixth letter of the Latin alphabet, F developed from the digraph FH that stood for /f/.

The Etruscans were the inventors of this digraph; F on its own stood for /w/ in Etruscan as in Greek (where the letter F,called Digamma in Greek, has disappeared due to the fact that the /w/ phoneme itself disappeared.) The origin of F is the Semitic letter ww that also represented /w/ and originally probably represented a hook or a club.

Foxtrot represents the letter F in the NATO phonetic alphabet.

Meanings for F

Two-letter combinations starting with F: