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  1. Pitman, Sir Isaac Pitmannoun

    English educator who invented a system of phonetic shorthand (1813-1897)


  1. sir isaac pitman

    Sir Isaac Pitman was a British educator, inventor, and linguist who is best known for developing the widely used shorthand system known as Pitman Shorthand. He was born in 1813 and passed away in 1897. His shorthand system allowed people to write as quickly as they could speak, which was particularly useful in business and journalism. Pitman was also a notable advocate of spelling reform to simplify the English language and make it easier to learn.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sir isaac pitman in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sir isaac pitman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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