What is this picture font

Image font (German)

Part of speech: noun, (Female)

Hyphenation:
Picture | font, Plural: Pictures | fonts
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˈBɪldɐˌʃʀɪft], Plural: [ˈBɪldɐˌʃʀɪftn̩]
Word meaning / definition:
1) Linguistics: a font in which the characters are not abstract characters but stylized images
Origin of the term:
Determinative compound from nouns picture, the joint element-he and font
Related terms:
1) Pictography / pictography, word and picture writing
General terms:
1) font
Application examples:
1) “Attempts of this kind were quite common, but the Mexicans did Pictorial font most developed. "
1) “In old Chinese Pictorial font a vertically erect stylized penis denoted the term ›ancestor, ancestor‹. "
1) About the term Pictorial font: “Since this expression is too comprehensive and therefore misleading, a distinction is now made between Pictorial font in the narrower sense (pictography) and the writing of ideas (ideography) as a higher level of development of the Pictorial font.“
Cases:
Nominative: singular the picture writing; Plural the picture fonts
Genitive: singular the picture writing; Plural of the picture fonts
Dative: singular the picture writing; Plural the picture fonts
Accusative: singular the picture writing; Plural the picture fonts

Translations

  • Swedish: 1) picture script, ideografisk script

Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "picture writing":

picture: ... little picture, picture book, picture story, picture explanation, picture frame, picture puzzles, picture writing, iconoclasm, iconoclast, picture worship, pictorial, sculptor, pictorial, artist ...

font: ... Subordinate terms: 1) Abjad, Abugida, alphabet, alphabet writing, conceptual writing, picture writing, Braille, Braille, letter writing, Devanagari writing, secret writing ...

Characters: ... Terms: 1) Accented characters, symbols, phonetic symbols, punctuation marks, vowel symbols, word symbols 1) Symbols, cipher, expansion symbol, determinative, interpreter / Deutzeichen ...

semiotics: ... Word meaning / definition: 1) Science that deals with all kinds of sign systems (for example: picture writing, gestures, formulas, language, traffic signs) and tries to ...

hieroglyph: Signs of the ancient Egyptian pictorial writing 2) metaphorical for: incomprehensible, illegible writing Origin of the term: Greek "hieroglyphicá (grámmata)" "holy (characters)" Superordinate terms: 1) Writing Examples of use: 1) The walls were covered with hieroglyphs


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