- The study of correct spelling according to established usage.
- The aspect of language study concerned with letters and their sequences in words.
- Spelling; the method of representing a language or the sounds of language by written symbols.
Etymology: From Ancient Greek á (orthos) "correct" + (grípho) "write".
- Dutch: spelling
- French: orthographe
- German: Orthografie, Orthographie (italbrac, obsolete); Rechtschreibung
- Spanish: ortografía
(trans-top, the method of representing a language or the sounds of language by written symbols)
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