Meaning of sematography in English:

sematography

noun

  • With reference to Ancient Greek: the use of signs or symbols (rather than letters) in writing.

Pronunciation

sematography

/ˌsiːməˈtɒɡrəfi/ /ˌsɛməˈtɒɡrəfi/

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in Journal of Hellenic Studies. From ancient Greek σηματ-, σῆμα sign + -ography.