What does the word alphabet mean?

Usage examples for alphabet

  1. Like the Egyptians and the Babylonians, they were a literary people; their inscriptions are still scattered thickly among the ruins of their towns, written in the letters of the alphabet which is usually termed Phoenician. – Early Israel and the Surrounding Nations by Archibald Sayce
  2. 11. Little People: An Alphabet. – Plain Jane by G. M. George
  3. " Watch him," said an old hunter, " he has commenced with A, and he will kiss the whole alphabet through!" – The Ice-Maiden: and Other Tales. by Hans Christian Andersen
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