- That which is written or engraved on the surface, outside, or above something else; specifically, an address on a letter, envelope, or the like.
- An editorial addition at the beginning, often indicating the authorship of a piece; compare colophon.
- 1911 By a pure error, or perhaps through a confusion in the traditions, Achish the Philistine (of Gath, 1 Sam. xxi., xxvii.), to whom David fled, is called Abimelech in the to Psalm 34. " s:1911 Encyclopí¦dia Britannica/Abimelech, Encyclopí¦dia Britannica.
- The act of superscribe, superscribing.
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