abecedaries


abecedaries
eɪbɪːsɪːdeərɪ n. study book that starts at the beginning of a subject, the abc's of a subject

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Abecedarium — An abecedarium (or abecedary) is an inscription consisting of the letters of the alphabet, almost always listed in order. Typically, abecedaria (or abecedaries) are practice exercises.Some abecedaria include obsolete letters which are not… …   Wikipedia

  • Safaitic — Infobox Language|name=Ancient North Arabian region=Arabia familycolor=Afro Asiatic extinct=marginalized by Classical Arabic from the 7th century fam2=Semitic fam3=West fam4=Central fam5=Arabic fam6=Safaitic script=South Arabian alphabet… …   Wikipedia

  • abecedary — /ay bee see deuh ree/, n., pl. abecedaries, adj. n. 1. abecedarian. 2. abecedarium. adj. 3. abecedarian. [1570 80; < LL abecedarius (a + be + ce + d(e) + arius ARY)] * * * …   Universalium

  • abecedary — /eɪbiˈsidəri/ (say aybee seeduhree) noun (plural abecedaries) → abecedarian (def. 3). {Middle English, from Medieval Latin abecedārium an alphabet or primer} …   Australian English dictionary

  • EDUCATION, JEWISH — This entry is arranged according to the following outline. Bibliography at the end of a section is indicated by (†). in the biblical period the nature of the sources historical survey the patriarchal period and the settlement the kingdom the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism


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