- an ideogram.
Origin of ideograph
Related Words for ideographfundamentals, morphemes, elements, syllabary, symbols, ideograph, rune, characters, phonemes, pictograph
Examples from the Web for ideograph
Historical Examples of ideograph
The picture, the ideograph, the symbol—these are not the thing.Breaking Point
James E. Gunn
For example, the ideograph for a "mess-mate" is a man and a fire.
Its ideograph is the sign of the sun together with the sign of the moon.
Most of these symbols are compounded of an ideograph and a letter of the alphabet.Indo-China and Its Primitive People
Thus a chessboard was an ideograph, and stood for a gift, and sometimes a building.Cleopatra's Needle