- Fun with Words
- One term in recreational linguistics is emordnilap. (You probably see the origin!) But I find the plural emordnilapsunsatisfying, don't you?
- Palindromes Semordnilap
- A palindrome is a word or phrase that is the same forwards and backwards, but a semordnilap ("palindromes" backwards) is a word that becomes a different word when read backwards. Get it, smug gums? Heard in Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt ...
- Palindromes, anagrams, and 9 other names for alphabetical antics
- A word or name that spells a different word backwards (notice what semordnilap spells backwards). Semordnilaps (coined by Martin Gardner in 1961) are also known as backronyms, volvograms, heteropalindromes, semi-palindromes, half-palindromes, ...
- Bomb may have caused Russian plane crash in Egypt, say US and UK officials
- The British government has suspended all flights between the UK and the Egyptian resort of Sharm el-Sheikh after US and UK officials said they believe the Russian plane that crashed over the Sinai peninsula may have been brought down by an explosive ...
- 'Oy' to the world! New sculpture speaks from Brooklyn Bridge Park
- After a friend pointed out it was a semordnilap — a word that spells a different word when read in reverse — she added a series of paintings and prints that read “YO.
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