bookstave

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EtymologyEdit

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

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bookstave (plural bookstaves)

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