aitch

[ eych ]
/ eɪtʃ /

noun

the letter H, h.

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Origin of aitch

Middle English ache<Old French ache<Late Latin *hacca or *accha; replacing ha
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British Dictionary definitions for aitch

aitch
/ (eɪtʃ) /

noun

the letter h or the sound represented by ithe drops his aitches

Word Origin for aitch

C16: a phonetic spelling
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