from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- suffix Something written or drawn; a record: cardiogram.
- suffix A direct mail solicitation or personally delivered message or gift: candygram.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- suffix Something written, drawn or otherwise recorded.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A suffix indicating something drawn or written, a drawing, writing; -- as, monogram, telegram, chronogram.
Greek -gramma, from gramma, letter; see gerbh- in Indo-European roots. Sense 2, from telegram.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Ancient Greek suffix -γραμμα (-gramma), from γράμμα (gramma, "written character, letter, that which is drawn"), from γράφω (graphō, "to scratch, to scrape, to graze") (Wiktionary)