character (n.) Old form(s): Charracters
letter, letter-shape, graphic symbol
Cym IV.ii.49[Guiderius to Belarius and Arviragus, of disguised Innogen] he cut our roots in characters
LC.174[of the man] Thought characters and words merely but art
MM V.i.11[Duke to Angelo, of Angelo's deserving] it deserves with characters of brass / A forted residence
Per IV.iii.44[Dionyza to Cleon, of Marina] her epitaphs / In glittering golden characters
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