letters inscribed (especially words engraved or carved) on something
a short message (as in a book or musical work or on a photograph) dedicating it to someone or something
the activity of inscribing (especially carving or engraving) letters or words
Text carved on a wall or plaque, such as a memorial or gravestone.
The text on a coin.
Words written in the front of a book as a dedication.
Origin: From inscriptionem (inscriptio).
the act or process of inscribing
that which is inscribed; something written or engraved; especially, a word or words written or engraved on a solid substance for preservation or public inspection; as, inscriptions on monuments, pillars, coins, medals, etc
a line of division or intersection; as, the tendinous inscriptions, or intersections, of a muscle
an address, consignment, or informal dedication, as of a book to a person, as a mark of respect or an invitation of patronage
Origin: [L. inscriptio, fr. inscribere, inscriptum, to inscribe: cf. F. inscription. See Inscribe.]
The numerical value of inscription in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of inscription in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of inscription in a Sentence
The fact that the inscription survived is an archaeological miracle.
No day shall erase you from the memory of time. An inscription on a wall from 911 by Virgil Aeneid.
There is an inscription in history that can not be forgotten. This is suffering and sacrifice for others.
I think about the inscription up there, 'Equal justice under law,' and I think that's the message it sends, justice isn't just for some people. It's for everybody.
This inscription is a mystery and it is for this that we are launching the appeal, these dates correspond more or less to the years that various artillery batteries that protected Brest and notably Corbeau Fort which is right next to it.
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- inscripcióCatalan, Valencian
- věnování, nápisCzech
- Widmung, Inschrift, ZahlGerman
- επιγραφή, αφιέρωση, χάραξηGreek
- inscripción, dedicatoriaSpanish
- kaiverrus, omistuskirjoitus, kirjoitus, tekstiFinnish
- dédicace, légende, inscriptionFrench
- մակագրություն, արձանագրությունArmenian
- inscrizione, mottoItalian
- inscriptie, ex librisDutch
- inskripsjon, dedikasjonNorwegian
- legenda, dedicatória, inscriçãoPortuguese
- надпись, посвящениеRussian
- yazı, ithaf, kitâbe, yazıtTurkish
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