22 Letters

22 Letters in Alphabet
Early alphabets range considerably in size from 11 letters to well over 50 letters.
A series of early Western Alphabets have 22 letters, namely:
Aramaic Greek Hebrew Phoenician Proto-Canaanite, Proto Sami
These alphabets follow a distinct pattern:
Beginning - Middle - End Letter
1                    11          22     
A                    K             T
Early Western alphabets frequently combined
3                      7                 12:
3 Elements   7 Days      12 Months  
                        7 Planets  12 Zodiac Signs
 = 22 Letters of Alphabet
cf.Alphabet and Astronomy
Alphabet and Body
Alphabet and Creation
Alphabet and Elements
Alphabet and God
To understand how the sequencing of Sanskrit is linked with the sequencing of Western alphabets it is useful to look at:
the numbers 1 11 22 33
the letter L.