EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin siglum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

siglum (plural sigla)

  1. A letter or other symbol that stands for a word or name.

ReferencesEdit

  • siglum at OneLook Dictionary Search

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly a contracted form of sigillum or singulum.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

siglum n (genitive siglī); second declension

  1. (Late Latin) abbreviation

DeclensionEdit

Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative siglum sigla
Genitive siglī siglōrum
Dative siglō siglīs
Accusative siglum sigla
Ablative siglō siglīs
Vocative siglum sigla

DescendantsEdit

  • Medieval Latin: sigla (plural; later interpreted as singular feminine)
  • English: siglum