Acronimous's entries

Here's the list of symbols submitted by acronimous  — There are currently 456 symbols total — keep up the great work!

Apple Logo
Apple's first logo, designed by Ron Wayne, depicts Sir Isaac Newton sitting under an apple tree. It was almost immediately replaced by Rob Janoff's "rainbow Apple", the now-familiar rainbow-colored s…
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IBM Logo
IBM's current "8-bar" logo was designed in 1972 by graphic designer Paul Rand. It was a general replacement for a 13-bar logo that first appeared in public on the 1966 release of the TSS/360. Logos d…
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The olive branch
The olive branch is usually a symbol of peace or victory and was historically worn by brides and virgins. This symbol, deriving from the customs of Ancient Greece, is strongest in Western culture. Ho…
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Ionizing radiation symbol
The new supplementary ionizing radiation warning symbol launched on 15 February 2007 by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). Con…
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NFPA 704 warning sign
The US-based National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has a standard NFPA 704 using a diamond with four colored sections each with a number indicating severity 0—4 (0 for no hazard, 4 indicates a …
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Radioactive trefoil symbol
The international radiation symbol (also known as trefoil) first appeared in 1946, at the University of California, Berkeley Radiation Laboratory.
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Star and Crescent
A star (or stars) and crescent featuring in some combination form the basis of symbols widely found across the ancient world, with examples attested from the Eastern Mediterranean and Central Asia.
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Star
A star is an ideograph whose outer edge forms a symmetrical polygon (usually rotationally so, but if not, bilaterally) whose vertices alternate between joining outward- and inward-pointing pairs of e…
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Five-pointed star
A five-pointed star (☆) is a common ideogram used throughout the world. If the colinear edges are joined together a pentagram is produced.
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Seal of Brandeis University
This is a the seal of Brandeis University. It's moto is "Truth even unto its innermost parts".
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Sky Obscured
Sky Obscured (used when a surface-based weather phenomena (i.e. fog, dust, etc.) blocks the view of the sky)
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8\8ths skycover
8/8ths skycover (completely overcast)
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7\8ths skycover
7/8ths skycover
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6\8ths skycover
6/8ths skycover
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5\8ths skycover
5/8ths skycover
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4\8ths skycover
4/8ths skycover
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3\8ths skycover
3/8ths skycover
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2\8ths skycover
2/8ths skycover
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1\8th skycover
1/8th skycover
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No Clouds
No Clouds
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Camunian rose
The Camunian rose (or in Italian Rosa camuna) is the name given to a particular symbol represented among the rock carvings of Val Camonica. It consists of a meandering closed line that winds around n…
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Saint John's Arms
Saint John's Arms, a.k.a Cross of St John and Viking magic ideogram, used today in cartography and as traffic sign for ancient remains.
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Symbol of Hospitality
The pineapple has been considered a symbol of hospitality for centuries.
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Envelope Symbol
The envelope symbol usually denotes an email message or application.
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Symbol of Chaos
The Symbol of Chaos originates from Michael Moorcock's Eternal Champion stories. In them, the Symbol of Chaos comprises eight arrows in a radial pattern. In contrast, the symbol of Law is a single up…
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