abjadic

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

abjad +‎ -ic

AdjectiveEdit

abjadic (not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to an abjad (writing system with glyphs for consonants).
    • 2008, Tom Terry, City of Heaven, page 265:
      Though terms from more than thirty ancient languages are present in the most commonly used dialects of Terran Orthodox, its script developed primarily from a combination of ancient abjadic and syllabic writing systems.