39

What Does 39 Mean?

The number 39 means "Thank You."

The use of 39 to say "Thank You" is based on the Sino-Japanese pronunciation of the numbers three and nine.

In Sino-Japanese, three and nine are pronounced "san" and "kyu," which sounds like "Thank You."

"Cyber Speak" Test

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When I write 39, I mean this: meaning of 39 39 is a way of saying thanks.

Summary of Key Points

"Thank You" is the most common definition for 39 on Snapchat, WhatsApp, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and TikTok.
39
Definition:Thank You
Type:Cyber Term
Guessability:
5: Extremely difficult to guess
Typical Users:
Adults and Teenagers

Using Numbers in Texts

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Example of 39 Used in a Text

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