Definition of Logogram. Meaning of Logogram. Synonyms of Logogram

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Definition of Logogram

Logogram
Logogram Log"o*gram, n. [Gr. ? word + -gram.] A word letter; a phonogram, that, for the sake of brevity, represents a word; as, |, i. e., t, for it. Cf. Grammalogue.

Meaning of Logogram from wikipedia

- In a written language, a logogram or logograph is a written character that represents a word or morpheme. Chinese characters (pronounced hanzi in Mandarin...
- The ampersand is the logogram &, representing the conjunction "and". It originated as a ligature of the letters et—Latin for "and". The term ampersand...
- [clarification needed] A hieroglyph used as a logogram defines the object of which it is an image. Logograms are therefore the most frequently used common...
- Examples of Kaidā logograms (from Sasamori, 1893)...
- admixture of written Imperial Aramaic, from which Pahlavi derives its script, logograms, and some of its vocabulary. spoken Middle Iranian, from which Pahlavi...
- Zhuang characters or Sawndip ([θaɯ˨˦ɗip˥]), are logograms derived from Chinese characters and used by the Zhuang people of Guangxi and Yunnan, China to...
- of a particular language, mostly words or morphemes (so that they are logograms), rather than objects or concepts. In these writing systems, a variety...
- the core of logographies. A logogram is a written character which represents a word or morpheme. A vast number of logograms are needed to write Chinese...
- syllabograms: Transliteration of logograms is conventionally the term represented in Latin, in capital letters (e.g. PES for the logogram for "foot"). The syllabograms...
- conquest of the Maya in the 16th and 17th centuries. Maya writing used logograms complemented with a set of syllabic glyphs, somewhat similar in function...
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