hierogram

[ hahy-er-uh-gram, hahy-ruh- ]
/ ˈhaɪ ər əˌgræm, ˈhaɪ rə- /

noun

a sacred symbol, as an emblem, pictograph, or the like.

Origin of hierogram

First recorded in 1650–60; hiero- + -gram1
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British Dictionary definitions for hierogram

hierogram

/ (ˈhaɪərəˌɡræm) /

noun

a sacred symbol
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