Etymology
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Braille (n., adj.)

"system of embossed printing used as an alphabet for the blind," 1853, from Louis Braille, French musician and teacher, blind from age 3, who devised it c. 1830.

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Definitions of Braille
1
braille (v.)
transcribe in braille;
2
braille (n.)
a point system of writing in which patterns of raised dots represent letters and numerals;
3
Braille (n.)
French educator who lost his sight at the age of three and who invented a system of writing and printing for sightless people (1809-1852);
Synonyms: Louis Braille
From wordnet.princeton.edu