Have you ever thought of the significance of the Letter X?
My friend, the usage of X is more popular but sadly given less importance.
It has an amazing shape and has so many meanings.
- In sports X signifies extreme sports, indicating reckless activities (daredevil sports)
- X is the sign of the Cross, in Christina religion
- X signifies an end, meaning past or dead
- X signifies danger and the symbol used in high voltage equipment
- X-files, the fictional universe of Tv series
- XO or XOXO meaning hugs and kisses
- X symbol used for a kiss
- XXX & XXXX indicating explicit movies
- XX stands for female pair of chromosomes
- X-ray, of course, the well-known invention
- X factor
- X mark is used to indicate negation
- X is used as a symbol to mark in ballot box paper during elections
- X symbol used in road signs, when the roads cross
- X is invariably associated with math and indicates multiplication
- X symbol used to indicate the generation. Generation X refers to the generation born between the mid-60s to early 80s
- X letter is used in names and I just remember one name that is Xavier. Internet may provide you with more names.
If you know other uses of the letter X, please let me know.
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This post is part of Maria’s June Colors and Letters photo challenge