Definition of Syllabaries

1. Noun. (plural of syllabary) ¹



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Definition of Syllabaries

1. syllabary [n] - See also: syllabary

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Syllabaries

syght
syghts
syh
syke
syker
sykes
syl-
syle
syles
sylfaen
syli
sylis
syllaba anceps
syllabae ancipites
syllabaria
syllabaries (current term)
syllabarium
syllabary
syllabation
syllabi
syllabic
syllabic abbreviation
syllabic abbreviations
syllabic break
syllabic breaks
syllabic rhyme
syllabic rhymes
syllabic script
syllabical
syllabically

Literary usage of Syllabaries

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1. The Expository Times by James Hastings, Ann Wilson Hastings, Edward Hastings (1889)
"It is the bilingual lists and syllabaries which form the basis of our knowledge of the ... The latter class (the syllabaries) give the pronunciation or ..."

2. Primitive Civilizations: Or, Outlines of the History of Ownership in Archaic by Edith Jemima Simcox (1894)
"The verbs conjugated in the syllabaries are "to sell" and "to buy," and the mere vocabulary is not without interest, as it shows the terms in use ..."

3. Assyrian Grammar with Chrestomathy and Glossary by Samuel Alfred Browne Mercer (1921)
"CHAPTER IV syllabaries § 12. For further practice, before going on to the study of the ... These syllabaries were composed by the Babylonians and Assyrians ..."

4. A History of the Art of Writing by William Albert Mason (1920)
"... syllabaries AND MEDITERRANEAN SCRIPT IN the last chapter we stated that the origin of the Phoenician alphabet is a mooted question. ..."

5. The Classical Poetry of the Japanese by Basil Hall Chamberlain (1880)
"Together with a Grammatical Analysis of each Word, Explanations of the Ideographs by Extracts from the Bi- Lingual syllabaries, and Eponyms, etc. ..."

6. The Expository Times by James Hastings, Ann Wilson Hastings, Edward Hastings (1889)
"It is the bilingual lists and syllabaries which form the basis of our knowledge of the ... The latter class (the syllabaries) give the pronunciation or ..."

7. Primitive Civilizations: Or, Outlines of the History of Ownership in Archaic by Edith Jemima Simcox (1894)
"The verbs conjugated in the syllabaries are "to sell" and "to buy," and the mere vocabulary is not without interest, as it shows the terms in use ..."

8. Assyrian Grammar with Chrestomathy and Glossary by Samuel Alfred Browne Mercer (1921)
"CHAPTER IV syllabaries § 12. For further practice, before going on to the study of the ... These syllabaries were composed by the Babylonians and Assyrians ..."

9. A History of the Art of Writing by William Albert Mason (1920)
"... syllabaries AND MEDITERRANEAN SCRIPT IN the last chapter we stated that the origin of the Phoenician alphabet is a mooted question. ..."

10. The Classical Poetry of the Japanese by Basil Hall Chamberlain (1880)
"Together with a Grammatical Analysis of each Word, Explanations of the Ideographs by Extracts from the Bi- Lingual syllabaries, and Eponyms, etc. ..."

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