anagram

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Etymology[edit]

Late 16th century, from French anagramme, formed on Greek ἀνά ‎(aná, up, back) + γράμμα ‎(grámma, letter).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: ăʹnəgrăm, IPA(key): /ˈæ.nə.ɡɹæm/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ana‧gram

Noun[edit]

anagram ‎(plural anagrams)

  1. (of words) A word or phrase that is created by rearranging the letters of another word or phrase.
    The word "silent" is an anagram of "listen".

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Verb[edit]

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

  1. To form anagrams.

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

anagram m

  1. anagram

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

anagram n (singular definite anagrammet, plural indefinite anagrammer)

  1. anagram

Declension[edit]

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Dutch[edit]

Noun[edit]

anagram n ‎(plural anagrammen, diminutive anagrammetje n)

  1. anagram

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French anagramme, from Ancient Greek ἀνά ‎(aná, up, back) + γράμμα ‎(grámma, letter).

Noun[edit]

anagram m ‎(genitive singular anagraim, nominative plural anagraim)

  1. anagram

Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

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.

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

anagram m inan

  1. anagram

Declension[edit]

External links[edit]

  • anagram in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /anǎɡram/
  • Hyphenation: a‧na‧gram

Noun[edit]

anàgram m ‎(Cyrillic spelling ана̀грам)

  1. anagram

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ana- +‎ -gram

Noun[edit]

anagram n

  1. anagram

Declension[edit]

Inflection of anagram 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative anagram anagrammet anagram anagrammen
Genitive anagrams anagrammets anagrams anagrammens

Anagrams[edit]