analphabet

noun
an·​al·​pha·​bet | \(ˌ)an-ˈal-fə-ˌbet, -bət\

Definition of analphabet 

: a person who cannot read : illiterate

Other Words from analphabet

analphabetic \ ˌan-​ˌal-​fə-​ˈbe-​tik \ adjective or noun
analphabetism \ (ˌ)an-​ˈal-​fə-​bə-​ˌti-​zəm \ noun

First Known Use of analphabet

1881, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for analphabet

Greek analphabētos not knowing the alphabet, from an- + alphabētos alphabet

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