Definition of Interlineal

1. Adjective. Written between lines of text.

Exact synonyms: Interlinear
Partainyms: Line, Line



Definition of Interlineal

1. a. Contained between lines; written or inserted between lines already written or printed; containing interlineations; as, an interlinear manuscript, translation, etc.

Lexicographical Neighbors of Interlineal

interleukin-3
interleukin-4
interleukin-5
interleukin-6
interleukin-7
interleukin-8
interleukin-9
interleukine
interleukins
interlevel
interlexeme
interlexemic
interlexical
interlibrary
interline
interlineal (current term)
interlinear
interlinearies
interlinearly
interlinears
interlineary
interlineation
interlineations
interlined
interliner
interliners
interlines
interlingual
interlingual rendition
interlingually

Literary usage of Interlineal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Literature of Egypt and the Soudan from the Earliest Times to the Year by Ibrahim-Hilmy (1888)
"... Practical Grammar of the Arabic Language, with interlineal Reading Lessons, Dialogues, and Vocabulary. Third Edition, revised from the Second Edition by ..."

2. The English Grammar Schools to 1660: Their Curriculum and Practice by Foster Watson (1908)
"He criticises adversely the use of the interlineal translation of Arias Montanus ... For the interlineal translation is a continual prompter to the scholar, ..."

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