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Meaning of SYLLABARY

Pronunciation:  'silu`beree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a writing system whose characters represent syllables
 

SYLLABARY is a 9 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: syllabic script
 
 See Also: Devanagari, Devanagari script, Linear B, Nagari, Nagari script, orthography, writing system

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Syl"la*ba*ry\, n.
A table of syllables; more especially, a table of the
indivisible syllabic symbols used in certain languages, as
the Japanese and Cherokee, instead of letters. --S. W.
Williams.

 

 

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