anagram

For anagrams in Wiktionary, see Wiktionary:Anagrams

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Late 16th century, from French anagramme, formed on Greek ἀνά (aná, up, back) + γράμμα (grámma, letter). Analyzable as ana- (up, back) +‎ -gram (letter)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈæ.nə.ɡɹæm/, enPR: ăʹnəgrăm
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ana‧gram

NounEdit

Examples

anagram (plural anagrams)

  1. (of words) A word or phrase that is created by rearranging the letters of another word or phrase.
    Coordinate terms: alphagram, palindrome

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VerbEdit

anagram (third-person singular simple present anagrams, present participle anagramming, simple past and past participle anagrammed)

  1. To form anagrams.

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Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


CzechEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French anagramme.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈanaɡram]
  • Hyphenation: ana‧gram

NounEdit

anagram m inan

  1. anagram

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit


DanishEdit

NounEdit

anagram n (singular definite anagrammet, plural indefinite anagrammer)

  1. anagram

DeclensionEdit

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French anagramme.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌaː.naːˈɣrɑm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ana‧gram

NounEdit

anagram n (plural anagrammen, diminutive anagrammetje n)

  1. anagram
    Synonym: letterkeer

IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French anagramme, from Ancient Greek ἀνά (aná, up, back) + γράμμα (grámma, letter).

NounEdit

anagram m (genitive singular anagraim, nominative plural anagraim)

  1. anagram

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
anagram n-anagram hanagram t-anagram
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French anagramme.[1] By surface analysis, ana- +‎ -gram.[2] First attested in 1677–1694.[3]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

anagram m inan

  1. (linguistics) anagram [+genitive = of what] or [+ od (genitive)]
    anagram nazwiskaanagram of a surname
    anagram imieniaanagram of a first name
    anagram słowaanagram of a word
    anagram nazwyanagram of a name (not a person's)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

adjective
verbs

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Mirosław Bańko; Lidia Wiśniakowska (2021) Wielki słownik wyrazów obcych, →ISBN
  2. ^ Witold Doroszewski, editor (1958–1969), “anagram”, in Słownik języka polskiego (in Polish), Warszawa: PWN
  3. ^ Barbara Rykiel-Kempf (30.08.2022), “*ANAGRAMAT ANAGRAMA, *ANAGRAMAT”, in Elektroniczny Słownik Języka Polskiego XVII i XVIII Wieku [Electronic Dictionary of the Polish Language of the XVII and XVIII Century]
  • Pęzik, Piotr; Przepiórkowski, A.; Bańko, M.; Górski, R.; Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk, B (2012) Wyszukiwarka PELCRA dla danych NKJP. Narodowy Korpus Języka Polskiego [National Polish Language Corpus, PELCRA search engine]‎[1], Wydawnictwo PWN

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /anǎɡram/
  • Hyphenation: a‧na‧gram

NounEdit

anàgram m (Cyrillic spelling ана̀грам)

  1. anagram

DeclensionEdit


SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

ana- +‎ -gram

NounEdit

anagram n

  1. anagram

DeclensionEdit

Declension of anagram 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative anagram anagrammet anagram anagrammen
Genitive anagrams anagrammets anagrams anagrammens

AnagramsEdit