bookstave

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EtymologyEdit

Middle English bocstaf, bocstaff ‎(letter, written character), from Old English bōcstæf ‎(letter, written symbol). Compare modern Norwegian, Swedish bokstav / Danish bogstav, modern German Buchstabe.

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bookstave ‎(plural bookstaves)

  1. (rare) Alternative form of bookstaff "letter, alphabetic symbol". See bookstaff.