Jesus H. Christ
interjection Sometimes Offensive.
(used as an oath or strong expression of disbelief, dismay, awe, disappointment, pain, etc.)
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A Brief History Of The Letter HThough it’s a high-value letter in Scrabble and Words with Friends, H is a relatively common letter. Statistically speaking, it is the eighth most commonly used letter in the English language. That’s because H is usually paired with other consonants like wh, ch, sh, and gh. H is found in the most common two-letter pair (th) and in the most common three-letter combination (the). (The letter …
Origin of Jesus H. Christ
1890–95, Americanism; the H probably < IHS or IHC, Greek abbreviation for Jesus, in which the H (the capital Gk letter eta) is reinterpreted as the English letter H
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