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[Gr.,=something read backward], rearrangement of the letters of a word or words to make another word or other words. A famous Latin anagram was an answer made out of a question asked by Pilate. The question was Quid est veritas? [What is truth?], and the answer Est vir qui adest [it is the man who is here]. An anagram that reads the same backward as forward is a palindrome, e.g., "Able was I ere I saw Elba."
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It can also be a source of amusement and surprise when you discover that the anagram of Presbyterian is "best in prayer", while astronomer provides "moon starer".
Anagram is a successful freelance advertising and marketing writer based in Phoenix, Arizona.
24 March 2017 - US-based programmatic ad buying solutions and services firm Digilant has acquired Boston-based programmatic marketing agency Anagram, the firm said.
Rearrange the letters in his name and you get "U R Sidelined, Trag" and that tells you one thing - I am useless at anagrams.
The solution for the anagram was decoded by Emily Strong, a PhD student at the University of Sheffield.
Indian game developer Wah Wah games has launched a game called "Wording" which requires you to solve anagrams.
Whenever he scores, the Uruguay international kisses his wrist (pictured), where he has a tattoo of the name of his two-year-old daughter Delfina - an anagram of the word 'Anfield'.
Whenever Suarez scores, he kisses his wrist, where he has a tattoo of the name of his two-year-old daughter Delfina, which is also an anagram of the word Anfield, the Sun reports.
An anagram is a word formed by rearranging the letters of another word.
The Magpies reached this stage thanks to a play-off win over Atromitos, a team noted in this column for their anagram opportunities.
BEING a keen fan of the Sky Blues and the cryptic crossword each day in your paper (especially the anagrams), and after seeing the front page headline on Saturday, 'Show Me The Money, Sisu,' I decided to try and make my own anagram based on the name of the club owners.
Anagram tasks are well suited to these requirements.