anagram

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: ăʹnəgrăm, IPA(key): /ˈæ.nə.ɡɹæm/

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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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

anagram m

  1. anagram

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

anàgram m (Cyrillic spelling ана̀грам)

  1. anagram

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ana- +‎ -gram

Noun[edit]

anagram n

  1. anagram

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