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Text Speak Based on Numbers


With the rising popularity of online text-based communications (such as Facebook, Snapchat, and Instagram), a new type of texting language emerged. Numbers and symbols are a huge part of text speak. Typically, they replace the letters they resemble. These days, many terms that use numbers are much more than replacing the odd letter, they even have their own meaning. A lot of these terms have come about to improve brevity and message tone. They are also great fun. Text speak based on numbers is no exception.

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<3

<3 looks like a heart.

<4

<4 means “more than love”. As “<3” means “love”, an increase in numerical value also increases the intensity of the love.

<2

<3 means “not in love yet”. As “<3” means “love”, a decrease in numerical value also decreases the intensity of the love.

10

10 refers to the top score out of 10 when describing a woman.

0

0 means loser (i.e., zero).

143

143 means "I love you". The numbers represent the number of letters in each word.

153

153 means "I adore you". The numbers represent the number of letters in each word.

381

381 means "I love you". The 3 represents the number of words in the term. The 8 represents the total number of letters, and the 1 tells us that the term has one meaning.

831

831 means "I love you". The 3 represents the number of words in the term. The 8 represents the total number of letters, and the 1 tells us that the term has one meaning.

1234

1234 means "I love you". It comes from the following idea: I have 1 thing 2 say: 3 words 4 you (i.e., I love you).

1437

1437 means "I love you forever". The numbers represent the number of letters in each word.

4221

4221 means "Forever together to love one another". The numbers take the place of words (or parts of words) in the phrase “4ever 2gether 2 love 1 another”.

14344

14344 means "I love you very much". The numbers represent the number of letters in each word.

K3U

K3U means "I love you". "K3U" looks like "I <3 U".

1337

1337 means "elite". “1337” is used mainly by the gaming community to mean an especially skilled player.

411

411 means "information". The term “411” originated from the phone number you dial for information.

721

721 means "love you". The 7 represents the total number of letters in the term. The 2 represents the number of words, and the 1 tells us that the term has one meaning.

823

823 means "thinking of you". The numbers represent the number of letters in each word.

Other Text Speak Terms Based on Numbers

Here is a list of terms that are based on numbers: