Har har, computer programmers have a sense of humor. It stands to reason that anything less than a byte would be a nybble.
Half of a byte or 4 bits. Used to conserve space for anything using numbers 0-15.
Also spelled "nibble" though the original spelling was with a "y."
Eh, we don't need need to use a whole byte for that, it only takes a nybble.
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