A Brief History of the ‘&’ Symbol

The symbol '&' comes from a combination of the Latin letters 'e' and 't', because  in Latin, 'et' means 'and' (according to this Dictionary.com blog). In other words, since the Romans used it, '&' is a really, really old symbol (about 2,000 years). A website about web design corroborates this information and adds: The first ampersands … Continue reading A Brief History of the ‘&’ Symbol