[ sil-uh-bair-ee-uh m ]
/ ˌsɪl əˈbɛər i əm /
noun, plural syl·la·bar·i·a [sil-uh-bair-ee-uh] /ˌsɪl əˈbɛər i ə/.
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Origin of syllabarium
From New Latin; see origin at syllabary
Words nearby syllabarium
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Example sentences from the Web for syllabarium
Like Doala, too, he had a language adapted to a syllabarium.The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies|Robert Gordon Latham
The Vei alphabet is a syllabarium; of which the preceding was a specimen.The Natural History of the Varieties of Man|Robert Gordon Latham