Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / runes
FEEDBACK

runes

See definition of runes on Dictionary.com

synonyms for runes

  • cuneal writing
  • cuneiform
  • curiology
  • hieroglyphics
  • ideography
  • phonographic writing
  • script
  • symbolical writing
  • symbology
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
QUIZ
Deck The Halls With This Christmas Traditions Quiz
START THE QUIZ

How to use runes in a sentence

A pretty man, thou, to take love-work in hand, If the powerful Runes thou dost not understand.
THE TALE OF BRYNILD, AND KING VALDEMAR AND HIS SISTERANONYMOUS
The priest when he came to the church on the next morning found the staff and all that was with it and read the runes.
GRETTIR THE STRONGUNKNOWN
Probably, send them (the runes) forth on their several missions.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
I saw those men who much envy harbour at another's fortune; bloody runes were on their breasts graved painfully.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
Here are runes which have engraven Niord's daughters nine, Radvor the eldest, and the youngest Kreppvor, and their seven sisters.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
Odin alone is cause of all the evil; for between relatives he brought the runes of strife.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
Hug- (thought-) runes thou must know, if thou a wiser man wilt be than every other.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
Mal- (speech-) runes thou must know, if thou wilt that no one for injury with hate requite thee.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
Literally beech- (book-) runes, from being used for book writing or graving on thin leaves of beech (bok), whence our book.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
Ol-(beer-) runes thou must know, if thou wilt not that another's wife thy trust betray, if thou in her confide.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO RUNES

  • 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.