Is A Thumb A Finger? - Is a thumb a fingure
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A thumb is a digit, but not technically a finger. Let’s look into whether or not you can accurately call your thumb a finger. Thumb refers to the first digit of the human hand, set apart and opposable to the other four digits of the hand. The p-quartz.info definition for finger is as follows: ‘each of the four slender jointed parts attached to either hand (or five, if the thumb is included)’. ‘Digit’ is the technical term which covers fingers, thumbs, and toes in humans, and similar appendages in some.