Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A name, symbol, or trademark designed for easy and definite recognition, especially one borne on a single printing plate or piece of type.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A symbol or emblem that acts as a trademark or a means of identification of an institution or other entity.
  • n. A single graphic which contains one or more separate elements.
  • n. An ensign, a badge of office, rank, or power.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a company emblem or device

Etymologies

Short for logogram and logotype.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
1937, abbreviation of logogram or logotype. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • I even love the title logo that Disney created for “Rapunzel,” and now they want to change it to “Tangled?”

    Walt Disney’s Rapunzel Title Changed to Tangled

  • In doing so, Tom Parker was one of the inventors of the contemporary entertainment industry, in which the movie is the promotional device, and the baseball cap with the title logo is the main product.

    Hustling Elvis

  • The front cover had previously been white, with the title logo at the top, followed by a list of major articles.

    The Apple II History, by Steven Weyhrich : Magazines

  • The title logo shows a progression from rough edges and gridlines to tones and polished edges.

    Mania News Feed

  • The text used for the title logo works, as it looks like a computer font, but a skull has been inserted in the middle of it.

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  • The title logo was similar to Chrono Trigger and Chrono Cross, but the story was about a nun and a demon … I was a bit confused.

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  • Here he deploys the title logo from TV's apt evocation of the thrown shoe incident at the end of GeeDubya's reign: In Iraq during a Bush press conference, an irate Iraqi displayed his disgust by throwing his shoes at the U.S. Prez.

    The Comics Journal

  • The light blue back cover design is quite simple; a subdued feather illustration to the left and the title logo and story synopsis placed to the right.

    Mania News Feed

  • But come on, someone needs to do Annie's revenge on Island (use the label logo or something + Annie raising her fists) ...

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  • You don't have to work around fundraising types for very long to become familiar with the phrase "Make the logo bigger". These creatives take the mickey out of the concept beautifully. In addition to the song, there is a cream that you can get, which, when rubbed on the inadequate logo, will make it bigger.

    April 21, 2008