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When a question has been viewed more than a thousand times the "K" gets put before views rather than after the number. Example: 2 // kviews rather than 2K // views.
Much to my surprise. We are in fact measuring kilo-views.
Here is the canonical Meta Stackoverflow posts on it: 1 kviews—shouldn't kviews be singular?
So this is an intentional design decision rather than a bug. I'll tag it status-bydesign