logotype etymology

English word logotype comes from English type, English logo- (Pertaining to a word or to the act of speech.)

Detailed word origin of logotype

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
type English (eng) To determine the blood type of.. To enter text or commands into a computer using a keyboard.. To furnish an expression or copy of; to represent; to typify.. To put text on paper using a typewriter.. To represent by a type, model, or symbol beforehand; to prefigure. (chemistry) A simple compound, used as a mode or pattern to which other compounds are conveniently regarded as being related, [...]
logo- English (eng) Pertaining to a word or to the act of speech.
logotype English (eng) (typography) A single type combining two or more letters (as a ligature or otherwise).. A symbol or emblem that acts as a trademark or a means of identification of an institution or other entity, usually referred to as a logo.

Words with the same origin as logotype

Descendants of logo-
logocentric logocentrism logocrat logocratic logogen logogenic logogram logography logolatry logological logology logomancy logomaniac logometric logopathy logophile logophobe logoplegia logorrhœa logosphere logotherapeutic logotherapy