Meaning of ABECEDARIAN in English


/ay'bee see dair"ee euhn/ , n.

1. a person who is learning the letters of the alphabet.

2. a beginner in any field of learning.


3. of or pertaining to the alphabet.

4. arranged in alphabetical order.

5. rudimentary; elementary; primary.

Also, abecedary .

[ 1595-1605; abecedarianus. See ABECEDARY, -AN ]

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