Definition of multiliteral in English:

multiliteral

Pronunciation /ˌmʌltɪˈlɪt(ə)rəl/ /ˌmʌltɪˈlɪt(ə)r(ə)l/

adjective

  • Involving or employing a multiplicity of letters.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in Henry Colebrooke (1765–1837), administrator in India and scholar.