One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
An informal language or code used on the Internet, in which standard letters are often replaced by numerals or special characters that resemble the letters in appearance.‘users communicated in leetspeak’
1990s: from leet + -speak. The form 1337speak represents the conventions of leetspeak, with 1 representing the letter L and 3 and 7 representing the letters E and T respectively..
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