noun see ogham

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • oghamist — ˈägəmə̇st, ˈȯg noun ( s) : one that practices inscribing or writing in ogham embellishments by an oghamist no longer bound by practical tradition Howard Meroney …   Useful english dictionary

  • oghamist — og·ham·ist …   English syllables

  • ogham — or ogam noun Etymology: Irish ogham, from Middle Irish ogom, ogum Date: 1729 the alphabetic system of fifth and sixth century Irish in which an alphabet of 20 letters is represented by notches for vowels and lines for consonants and which is… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • In Lebor Ogaim — fol. 170r of the Book of Ballymote, variants of ogham, nr. 43 (sluagogam) to nr. 77 (sigla). In Lebor Ogaim ( The Book of Ogams ), also known as the Ogam Tract, is an Old Irish treatise on the ogham alphabet. It is preserved in R.I.A. MS 23 P 12… …   Wikipedia

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