semantogram etymology

English word semantogram comes from English -gram (Something written, drawn or otherwise recorded.), English semanto- (Semantic.)

Detailed word origin of semantogram

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-gram English (eng) Something written, drawn or otherwise recorded.
semanto- English (eng) Semantic.
semantogram English (eng) A symbol used solely for meaning, as when logographic Chinese symbols are used to represent the meaning of native Japanese words.

Words with the same origin as semantogram

Descendants of -gram
hologram sonic sound telegram ultrasound unison
Descendants of semanto-
semantophore semantosyllabic