siglum

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin siglum.

Noun[edit]

siglum (plural sigla)

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

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contracted form of sigillum.

Noun[edit]

siglum n (genitive siglī); second declension

  1. abbreviation

Inflection[edit]

Second declension.

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

Descendants[edit]

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