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Of all the 74 letters in the names of all the months of the year, which letter occurs the most?

Question #146640. Asked by tswag21.
Last updated Feb 21 2019.
Originally posted Feb 20 2019 9:24 PM.

jdrobb1 star
Answer has 2 votes
jdrobb1 star

Answer has 2 votes.
The letter that occurs most within the 12 months of the year is the letter 'E'. It appears 10 times.

Response last updated by jdrobb1 on Feb 20 2019.
Feb 20 2019, 11:47 PM
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Diamondlance star
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Answer has 3 votes.
Assuming the English language, a manual count or automatic letter frequency counter shows the letter E occurs the most at 11 times.

Feb 20 2019, 11:50 PM
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Answer has 12 votes
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looney_tunes star
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Answer has 12 votes.

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The frequency of the various letters that appear in the names of the months in English is:
11 E
9 R
7 A
6 U
5 B, M
4 Y
3 C, J, N, O, T
2 L, P, S
1 D, F, G, H, I, V

No link - I just listed the letters in a spreadsheet and did a count.

Feb 21 2019, 12:23 AM
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