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Where does the "o" come from when we abbreviate "number"?

  1. stricktlydating profile image80
    stricktlydatingposted 6 years ago

    Where does the "o" come from when we abbreviate "number"?

  2. Taxusbaccata profile image84
    Taxusbaccataposted 6 years ago

    From the Latin word "numero" which means number.

  3. Doc Snow profile image97
    Doc Snowposted 6 years ago

    Close, but "numero" is not Latin.  ("Numerius" is the normal Latin version of this word.)

    "Numero" is, however, Spanish, French and Italian, barring an accent sign here and there.

  4. Robin Cristy profile image60
    Robin Cristyposted 6 years ago

    I like this question and I am waiting for an answer...

 
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