Meaning of ogham
Pronunciation: (og'um, ô'gum), [key]
- an alphabetical script used originally for inscriptions in an archaic form of Irish, from about the 5th to the 10th centuries.
- any of the 20 characters of this script, each consisting of one or more strokes for consonants and of notches for vowels cut across or upon a central line on a stone or piece of wood.
- an inscription employing this script.