alphabet ( alphabets plural ) An alphabet is a set of letters usually presented in a fixed order which is used for writing the words of a particular language or group of languages. n-count The modern Russian alphabet has 31 letters..., By two and a half he knew the alphabet.
The Roman alphabet is the alphabet that was used by the Romans in ancient times and that is used for writing most western European languages, including English. n-sing the N
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