heliogram etymology

English word heliogram comes from English -gram (Something written, drawn or otherwise recorded.), English helio- (Concerning the sun.)

Detailed word origin of heliogram

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-gram English (eng) Something written, drawn or otherwise recorded.
helio- English (eng) Concerning the sun.
heliogram English (eng) A message transmitted by a heliograph.

Words with the same origin as heliogram

Descendants of -gram
hologram sonic sound telegram ultrasound unison
Descendants of helio-
apheliotropic heliobacterium heliocentric heliography heliolater heliolatitude heliolatry heliomagnetic heliophile heliophobia heliophysics helioseismic helioseismological helioseismologist helioseismology heliosheath heliosis heliosynchronous heliotaxis heliotheist heliotheistic heliotherapeutic heliothermic heliotropic