noun, plural syl·la·bar·ies.
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Example sentences from the Web for syllabary
The characters of the syllabary were all arranged and named, and elaborate lists of them were drawn up.
The kana13 is a syllabary of forty-seven letters, which by diacritical marks, may be increased to seventy.The Religions of Japan|William Elliot Griffis
Though the syllabary is essentially of Sumerian origin there is much in it which is traceable to a Semitic source.
The pictorial origin of the syllabary has proved of important assistance in reading the texts.
The sign which represents this bird in the cuneiform syllabary also signifies 'fate.'The Religion of Babylonia and Assyria|Morris Jastrow