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Old 07-25-2019, 09:53 AM
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Why is the alphabet in that order? Is it because of that song?
The Greek alphabet is in the same order for the most part so it's probably not due to that song, of course that could be the order the Greek is put in to match the modern order. Edit: This order has been around before modern times due to the Bible's reference of God as the Alpha and the Omega.

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Alpha
Beta
Gamma
Delta
Epsilon
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Why do have golf courses traditionally have 18 holes? That's an odd number to settle on.
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Greek alphabet is similar to Hebrew alphabet, both in terms of order and letter names
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18 is not an odd number - do you even?
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Why do have golf courses traditionally have 18 holes? That's an odd number to settle on.
The first one had 20 holes, but before people started playing regularly, two of them fell off into the sea. They were a superstitious lot (I'm only a little stitious, BTW), and saw that as a sign to not go more than 18.
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I realized I missed Zeta when I looked this up, but I must be no R'ing an N???
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I realized I missed Zeta when I looked this up, but I must be no R'ing an N???
No R to N in my post. I'm just pointing out that all of your other letters are presented one per line. I'm reading that one as a "new" letter, "Iota Kappa".
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