from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Belonging to or written in an uncial cursive alphabet attributed to Saint Cyril, formerly used in the writing of various Slavic languages but now limited to the Catholic liturgical books used by some communities along the Dalmatian coast.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of or written with the Glagolitic alphabet.
- adj. Denoting Slavic Roman Catholic rites in Dalmatia.
- n. The oldest known Slavonic alphabet, designed around 862–863 CE by Saint Cyril in order to translate the Bible and other texts into Old Church Slavonic. Mostly replaced by Cyrillic alphabet in Orthodox Christian Slavic countries, but still in use in the Croatian Church along the Dalmatian coast, in Czech and Croatian recensions of Church Slavic.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of or pertaining to Glagol: as, the Glagolitic alphabet.
From Serbo-Croatian glagoljica, from glagol, word, from Old Church Slavonic glagolŭ.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From New Latin glagoliticus, from Serbo-Croatian glagoljica/глагољица, from Old Church Slavonic глаголъ (glagolŭ, "word, speech"), Glagolitic spelling ⰃⰎⰀⰃⰑⰎⰟ. (Wiktionary)