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Origin of pictograph
Examples from the Web for pictograph
Then, he drew with painstaking care a series of diagrams that repeated the information in pictograph form.Deepfreeze|Robert Donald Locke
The pictograph cut into a rock or tree, or painted upon a buffalo-skin tent, was our only record of current or past events.Indian Scout Talks|Charles A. Eastman
It is printed with a sort of movable type, and each character is a pictograph or hieroglyph.Archology and the Bible|George A. Barton
First, it is simply a representation of an object or a phenomenon, that is, a pictograph.Evolution in Art|Alfred C. Haddon
Fig. 215 is also an Ojibwa pictograph from Schoolcraft I, pl.
Word Origin for pictograph
"picture or symbol representing an idea," 1851, from Latin pictus "painted," past participle of pingere "to paint" (see paint (v.)) + -graph "something written." First used in reference to American Indian writing. Related: Pictography.