analphabet

[ an-al-fuh-bet, -bit ]
/ ænˈæl fəˌbɛt, -bɪt /

noun

a person who cannot read or write; illiterate.

Nearby words

  1. analogue clock,
  2. analogue recording,
  3. analogue-digital converter,
  4. analogy,
  5. analogy test,
  6. analphabetic,
  7. analysand,
  8. analyse,
  9. analysis,
  10. analysis of variance

Origin of analphabet

First recorded in 1660–70; back formation from analphabetic

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