the 20th letter of the Greek alphabet
The twentieth letter of the Classical and Modern Greek, the twenty-first letter of Old and Ancient.
Upsilon is the 20th letter of the Greek alphabet. In the system of Greek numerals it has a value of 400. It is derived from the Phoenician waw . The name of the letter is pronounced in Modern Greek, and in English, yewp-SY-lən, or YEWP-sə-lon. It is occasionally called "ypsilon" in English after its rendering in Latin, where the Greek upsilon corresponded with the letter Y.
The numerical value of upsilon in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of upsilon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
It was at that moment, outside of the Delta Upsilon Fraternity house, that while police were attempting to de-escalate the situation, members of the fraternity began recording the interaction, as well as shouting a variety of obscenities at the Committee, these obscenities included, but are not limited to ‘Mizzou PC, C**ts, B****es, [N*****s],’ with a plethora of other micro-aggressions.
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