Tuesday, October 03, 2006

octothorpe


#... a/k/a pound sign, criss-cross, comment, mesh, hex, pigpen, pound, sharp, space sign, splat, tic-tac-toe, square, widget mark, octothorn, fence, grid, gridlet, hash, gate, crunch, number sign, or octothorpe.

2 comments:

  1. huh. I always just thought it was called "the number sign"

    octothorpe

    sounds like a comic book villian!
    leaving little tic-tac-toe graffiti marks acros metropolis!

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  2. I knew it was called a pound sign, but never knew why until I got a job where I have to ship freight.

    Octothorpe. I feel like a better man now that I know that. I love new words!

    Ian

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