Definition of Abecedary. Meaning of Abecedary. Synonyms of Abecedary

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Definition of Abecedary

Abecedary
Abecedarian A`be*ce*da"ri*an, Abecedary A`be*ce"da*ry, a. Pertaining to, or formed by, the letters of the alphabet; alphabetic; hence, rudimentary. Abecedarian psalms, hymns, etc., compositions in which (like the 119th psalm in Hebrew) distinct portions or verses commence with successive letters of the alphabet. --Hook.
Abecedary
Abecedary A`be*ce"da*ry, n. A primer; the first principle or rudiment of anything. [R.] --Fuller.

Meaning of Abecedary from wikipedia

- (or abecedary) is an inscription consisting of the letters of an alphabet, almost always listed in order. Typically, abecedaria (or abecedaries) are...
- Puck Aleshire’s Abecedary (2000) by Michael Swanwick, a collection of short-short stories (one for each letter of the alphabet), initially ran in The...
- this Indic script we call today as Baybayin came about is from the "abecedaries" evidence. It is an example of letters of the script arranged more or...
- The Ugaritic script is a cuneiform abjad used from around either the fifteenth century BCE or 1300 BCE for Ugaritic, an extinct Northwest Semitic language...
- Paleo-Hebrew alphabet. The flat side of the boulder is inscribed with a complete abecedary, although in a different order to the traditional version. The first line...
- The stone includes an inscription identified by some scholars as an abecedary, among the oldest ever discovered. Archaeology of Israel Biblical archaeology...
- The Fayum alphabet is an Ancient Gr**** abecedary inscribed on four copper plates, purportedly from Fayum, Egypt. It may preserve the earliest form of...
- An abecedarius (also abecedary and abecedarian) is a special type of acrostic in which the first letter of every word, strophe or verse follows the order...
- Isabel Quigly, introduction by Natalia Ginzburg, New York: Vintage, 1982 Abecedary, trans. by James Marcus, Marlboro, Vt.: Marlboro Press, 1990 The Smell...
- signary. Recently, it has been identified as a southern paleohispanic abecedary an inscription made on one side of an ostrakon from the site of Villasviejas...
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