Idioms, Cliches, and Slang
Word and Phrase Origins
Who invented swear words?
Asked in English Language
How many swear words are there in the English language?
That would be difficult to estimate. A word labeled a 'swear word' can be just an ordinary word used in a mean or a crude way. The number of words that are considered 'swear words' that have no other meaning is comparative small. Answer The difficulty in calculating numbers is that words used as 'swear words' change, evolve, and are invented and reinvented frequently. Answer 69 765565645465465456