Have you ever been curious as to why the age of seventeen has a special name? It seems that everyone knows this age is often discussed as a time of great growth but have you ever stopped to wonder why seventeen is its own unique name? In this article we will explore the history of the origins of the term “seventeen” and the various theories and anecdotes surrounding why this uniquely important age carries its special name.
By the end of this article, we will have uncovered the fascinating story behind why seventeen is known as seventeen. So buckle up, because this journey through history is about to begin.