a word of four letters.
The Surprisingly Religious Background Of “Golly,” “Gosh,” and “Gee”
Gosh, golly, and gee casually express surprise or excitement, right? Well, yes, but when they were first introduced to the English language, these short words had a much more serious origin and purpose.
Origin of tetragram
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any word of four letters
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