- The definition of a pentagram is a figure drawn with five continuous straight strokes.
A pentagram is a five-sided star associated with magic.
- any figure of five lines
Origin of pentagramClassical Greek pentagrammon, neuter of pentagrammos, having five lines: see penta- and amp; -gram
From Ancient Greek Ï€ÎµÎ½Ï„Î¬Î³ÏÎ±Î¼Î¼Î¿Î½ (pentagrammon), noun form of the adjectives Ï€ÎµÎ½Ï„Î¬Î³ÏÎ±Î¼Î¼Î¿Ï‚ (pentagrammos) and Ï€ÎµÎ½Ï„ÎÎ³ÏÎ±Î¼Î¼Î¿Ï‚ (pentegrammos), five-lined, having five lines Equivalent to penta- +"Ž gram.