Main definitions of -gram in English

: -gram1-gram2

-gram1

  • In nouns denoting something written or recorded (especially in a certain way)

    ‘cryptogram’
    • ‘heliogram’

Origin

From Greek gramma ‘thing written, letter of the alphabet’, from graphein ‘write’.

Main definitions of -gram in English

: -gram1-gram2

-gram2

  • In nouns denoting a novelty greeting or message as a humorous or embarrassing surprise for the recipient.

    • ‘kissogram’

Origin

On the pattern of telegram.