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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TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

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

  1. To form anagrams.

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

ReferencesEdit


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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

anagram m inan

  1. anagram

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • anagram in Polish dictionaries at PWN

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