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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

- An abecedarium (also known as an abecedary, ABCs or simply ABC) is an inscription consisting of the letters of an alphabet, almost always listed in order...
- 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...
- Proto-Canaanite 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...
- 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...
- The Fayum alphabet is an Ancient Gr**** abecedary inscribed on four copper plates, purportedly found in Fayum, Egypt but made in Cyprus. It may preserve...
- The Ugaritic writing system is a cuneiform abjad (consonantal alphabet) used from around either the fifteenth century BCE or 1300 BCE for Ugaritic, an...
- economic texts. Unique among the Ugarit texts are the earliest known abecedaries, lists of letters in alphabetic cuneiform, where not only the canonical...
- 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...
- The stone includes an inscription identified by some scholars as an abecedary, among the oldest ever discovered. Archaeology of Israel Biblical archaeology...
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