Vowelize
Vowelize Vow"el*ize, v. t. To give the quality, sound, or office of a vowel to. [1913 Webster]

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  • vowelize — [vou′əl īz΄] vt. vowelized, vowelizing to add vowel points to [to vowelize a text] vowelization n …   English World dictionary

  • vowelize — transitive verb ( ized; izing) Date: 1883 to furnish with vowel points …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • vowelize — vowelization, n. /vow euh luyz /, v.t., vowelized, vowelizing. to provide (a Hebrew, Arabic, etc., text) with vowel points; vocalize. Also, esp. Brit., vowelise. [1810 20; VOWEL + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • vowelize — or vowelise verb supply (something such as a Hebrew or shorthand text) with vowel points or signs representing vowels …   English new terms dictionary

  • vowelize — vow·el·ize …   English syllables

  • vowelize — vow•el•ize [[t]ˈvaʊ əˌlaɪz[/t]] v. t. ized, iz•ing ling. to provide (a Hebrew, Arabic, etc., text) with vowel points; vocalize • Etymology: 1810–20 vow el•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • vowelize — v.tr. (also ise) insert the vowels in (shorthand, Hebrew, etc.) …   Useful english dictionary

  • vocalise — verb 1. sing (each note a scale or in a melody) with the same vowel • Syn: ↑vocalize • Derivationally related forms: ↑vocaliser, ↑vocal (for: ↑vocalize), ↑vocalizer ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • vowelise — verb pronounce as a vowel between two consonants, this liquid is vowelized • Syn: ↑vocalize, ↑vocalise, ↑vowelize • Derivationally related forms: ↑vowel (for: ↑vowelize) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hebrew (disambiguation) — Hebrew may refer to:In linguistics: *The modern Standard Israeli Hebrew *The Biblical Hebrew language, the ancient dialects used in the Tanakh (Jewish Bible). *The Tiberian Hebrew vocalization, the medieval dialect used to vowelize the Tanakh.… …   Wikipedia

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