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See definition of cuneiform on Dictionary.com
  • as inpicture writing
  • as inwriting

synonyms for cuneiform

  • cuneal writing
  • curiology
  • hieroglyphics
  • ideography
  • phonographic writing
  • runes
  • script
  • symbolical writing
  • symbology
  • calligraphy
  • handwriting
  • print
  • script
  • autograph
  • chirography
  • hand
  • hieroglyphics
  • longhand
  • scrawl
  • scribble
  • shorthand
  • manuscription
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How to use cuneiform in a sentence

First, cuneiform tablets refer to a kunga production center in northern Syria.
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Before 1830, when the modern envelope was introduced, letterlocking was pretty much the only way we’d developed to send correspondence since we stopped using cuneiform tablets 4,000 years earlier.
UNFOLDING HISTORYJANE L. DAMBROGIOOCTOBER 27, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
The 3,500-year-old cuneiform clay tablet from ancient Mesopotamia that was seized by federal authorities in 2019 and officially forfeited by craft store Hobby Lobby in July is being returned to Iraq in a formal ceremony on Thursday afternoon.
HOBBY LOBBY’S FORFEITED GILGAMESH TABLET IS HEADED BACK TO IRAQ, AND AUTHORITIES HOPE IT WILL BE A WARNING TO SMUGGLERSPEGGY MCGLONESEPTEMBER 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Those artifacts are among a half-million or so cuneiform tablets in museum collections around the world and are of interest to scholars and researchers.
RARE ‘GILGAMESH’ TABLET, ONCE ON VIEW AT THE MUSEUM OF THE BIBLE, IS ONE STEP CLOSER TO BEING RETURNED TO IRAQPEGGY MCGLONEJULY 29, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Federal authorities have taken ownership of a rare cuneiform tablet that craft company Hobby Lobby purchased in 2014 for the Museum of the Bible, a legal move that closes the latest chapter in the ongoing saga of the museum’s problematic collection.
RARE ‘GILGAMESH’ TABLET, ONCE ON VIEW AT THE MUSEUM OF THE BIBLE, IS ONE STEP CLOSER TO BEING RETURNED TO IRAQPEGGY MCGLONEJULY 29, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The early inhabitants of Armenia, who have left us inscriptions in the cuneiform character, also belonged to it.
EARLY ISRAEL AND THE SURROUNDING NATIONSARCHIBALD SAYCE
The history of cuneiform writing is especially instructive as regards the point under present discussion.
ELEMENTS OF FOLK PSYCHOLOGYWILHELM WUNDT
As M. mile Burnouf tells me, three dots in a row, in the Persian cuneiform inscriptions, denote royal majesty.
TROY AND ITS REMAINSHENRY (HEINRICH) SCHLIEMANN
Burnouf, denote royal majesty in the Persian cuneiform inscriptions.
TROY AND ITS REMAINSHENRY (HEINRICH) SCHLIEMANN
In regard to the history of these monarchies, much light has been obtained from the decipherment of the cuneiform inscriptions.
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WORDS RELATED TO CUNEIFORM

  • cuneal writing
  • cuneiform
  • curiology
  • hieroglyphics
  • ideography
  • phonographic writing
  • runes
  • script
  • symbolical writing
  • symbology
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.