Meaning of cuneiform
Pronunciation: (ky-nē'u-fôrm", ky'nē-u-), [key]
- having the form of a wedge; wedge-shaped.
- composed of slim triangular or wedge-shaped elements, as the characters used in writing by the ancient Akkadians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Persians, and others.
- written in cuneiform characters: cuneiform inscription.
- noting or pertaining to any of various wedge-shaped bones, as of the tarsus.
- cuneiform characters or writing.
- a cuneiform bone.
- cuneiform (Thesaurus)