Why Is It Called Newspaper?

It all started in the 14th century, when the English word ‘news’ developed as a special use of the plural form of ‘new’.

As the name implies, ‘news’ is associated with the presentation of new information.

Is newspaper an acronym?

IN CONCLUSION: “NEWS” IS NOT AN ACRONYM. I’M SORRY BUT YOU DID NOT LEARN SOMETHING TODAY. AND WE HAVE ENTERED A NEW DIMENSION OF “FAKE NEWS.” NEWS stands for Notable Events, Weather, and Sports

What does news stand for?

In today’s sterling example of entirely fake and stupid news, a whole bunch of people online are now convinced that the word ‘news’ is actually an acronym which stands for “notable events, weather and sport”on the basis of a meme.

Does the word news stand for anything?

The word ‘news’ is actually an acronym for Notable Events, Weather and Sport. It makes perfect sense. Before long, the acronym was shot to the ground by those who know best, with many proclaiming, ‘how silly! It clearly stands for North, East, West, South instead’.