proteroglyph etymology

English word proteroglyph comes from English glyph, English protero- (First, earliest, early.)

Detailed word origin of proteroglyph

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
glyph English (eng) (architecture) A vertical groove.. (typography, computing) A visual representation of a letter, character, or symbol, in a specific font and style.. A figure carved in relief or incised, especially representing a sound, word, or idea.. Any non-verbal symbol that imparts information.. One of various figures used in Mayan writing.
protero- English (eng) First, earliest, early.
proteroglyph English (eng) Any proteroglyphous snake.

Words with the same origin as proteroglyph

Descendants of protero-
Proterozoic proterodynamic proterogynous proterokinetic