Image: Lynn Fawcett
Image: Lynn Fawcett

The circle is an ideograph for the adverb round.

Illustrative Text Reference:

Kalibangan: Seal: K-40 a: Jagat Pati Joshi and Asko Parpola, 1987: Corpus of Indus Seals and Inscriptions: Volume 1: Page 305: Collections in India: Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia.


Please note that the elephant motif on the seal impression K-40 a has its head facing left. Therefore, the inscription is read from left to right.

Image Credit:

Round: Lynn Fawcett, 2018.