Translation of "hieroglyphics" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˌhaɪə.rəˈɡlɪf.ɪks/ us /-roʊ-/

a system of writing that uses pictures instead of words, especially as used in ancient Egypt

escritura jeroglífica

(Translation of “hieroglyphics” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun plural /haiərəˈɡlifiks/

(linguistics ) a form of writing used eg in ancient Egypt, in which pictures represent words and sounds.

hieroglyph noun

(linguistics) a picture or symbol that represents a sound, syllable, or word, used especially in Ancient Egyptian writing.


(Translation of “hieroglyphics” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)