Tool to generate and list semordnilaps: words or sentence that can be read backward, but unlike palindrome, it spells a different word or phrase depending on the reading direction.
Semordnilap Generator - dCode
Tag(s) : Word Games, Steganography
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A semordnilap is a word where the letters can be read left to right or right to left to give another meaningful word. This definition can be extended from words to groups of words or even to sentences.
Example: STAR and RATS are semordnilaps
Note: semordnilap is the word palindromes read backwards.
The list of words anacycliques/volvograms/reversgrams is quite large, this list represents the most common ones (use the tool above to get more words):
STRESSED <=> DESSERTS
DELIVER <=> REVILED
ANIMAL <=> LAMINA
DEPOTS <=> STOPED
DIAPER <=> REPAID
DRAWER <=> REWARD
LOOTER <=> RETOOL
MURDER <=> REDRUM
REDIPS <=> SPIDER
DEBUT <=> TUBED
DEEPS <=> SPEED
DEVIL <=> LIVED
PEELS <=> SLEEP
SERIF <=> FIRES
STEEL <=> LEETS
SWAP <=> PAWS
All these words exist spelled in one direction or the other.
An ambigram is a writing (or drawing) that can have a 2-way reading. For example according to a symmetry, it is in a sense a graphic variant of a palindrome.