Orthographic Word ( Concept )

      |_ Object
            |_ Linguistic Expression
                  |_ Written Linguistic Expression
                        |_ Orthographic Word


An OrthographicWord is a fundamental unit of an orthography, usually set off by white space and dependent on the rules of a writing system.

Usage Notes


names Thing     This semiotic relation associates some OrthographicExpression with some Entity. It differs from 'labels' in that a name is usually considered part of the orthographic system, where a label is not.

User Submitted Issues
Status: Pending Needs better definition - Anthony Aristar
2010-01-29 10:49:32

This concept needs a better definition which explains the term in a better way and also why the concept is necessary.