A rebus ( \ˈrē-bəs\ ) is an allusional device that uses pictures to represent words or parts of words. A rebus also uses pictures and symbols to convey a message in what may be considered a fun code.
The letters ICU might be used to stand for the
sentence “I see you.”
The word rebus could be depicted with the letters RE
followed by a picture of a school bus.
Some children's books use rebuses as
a way of introducing kids to the reading process, but rebuses can also be
quite challenging, even for the adult mind.
Below are rebuses created by David " King" Setiawan a prominent member of Baker a street Irregulars.
The Ear Lee Bird Cat Ches (Chess-s)The Worm
The early bird catches the worm -A proverb.
This proverb is used to tell you to act early or right now to be successful. If someone says, "The early bird catches the worm," he/she means that if you do something earlyor before anyone else, you will have an advantage and be successful.
MA ( Jack Ma or Ma Yun is a Chinese business magnate and philanthropist. He is the founder and executive chairman of Alibaba Group, a family of successful Internet-based businesses.)
MA ( Map- p)
G ( 7th Alphabet sequence)
H (Periodic Table, Hydrogen is a chemical element with chemical symbol H and atomic number 1.)
I (Periodic Table, Iodine is a chemical element with symbol I and atomic number 53.)
TRICK ( Three Ck sounds like Trick)
OR ( Oar sounds like Or)
T ( Roman Numeral, XX-> 20, 20th Alphabet sequence)
RE ( Musical Note- Do Re Mi Fa So La Ti)
TRICK OR TREAT
GREEN PEACE ( Green colored peace symbol)
GREEN PEACE RAINBOW WARRIOR
Rainbow Warrior was a former UK Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (MAFF) trawler called the Sir William Hardy. She was purchased by the environmental organization Greenpeace UK - an office established in May 1977 with Susi Newborn, Denise Bell, David McTaggart, Charlie Hutchison and Allan Thornton as directors. The ship was active in supporting a number of Greenpeace whaling, seal hunting, nuclear testing and nuclear waste dumping campaigns during the late 1970s and early 1980s. She was sunk whilst in Auckland harbour in New Zealand by operatives of the French intelligence service (DGSE) on 10 July 1985, killing photographer Fernando Pereira.
RE (Periodic Table, Rhenium is a chemical element with symbol Re and atomic number 75)
AL (Periodic Table, Aluminium or aluminum is a chemical element in the boron group with symbol Al and atomic number 13.)
GE (Periodic Table, Germanium is a chemical element with symbol Ge and atomic number 32.)
NI ( Periodic Table, Nickel is a chemical element with symbol Ni and atomic number 28.)
U ( Periodic Table, Uranium is a chemical element with symbol U and atomic number 92.)S (Periodic Table, Sulfur or sulphur (see spelling differences) is a chemical element with symbol S and atomic number 16.)
Ne (Roman Numeral, X = 10, Periodic Table, Neon (N) -Neon is a chemical element with symbol Ne and atomic number 10.
l (L)- ( Hexadecimal. 6c= l, In mathematics and computing, hexadecimal (also base 16, or hex) is a positional numeral system with a radix, or base, of 16. It uses sixteen distinct symbols, most often the symbols 0–9 to represent values zero to nine, and A, B, C, D, E, F (or alternatively a, b, c, d, e, f) to represent values ten to fifteen.
SON (Sun, The distance from the sun to the earth is 149.6x10^6 km. Sun sounds like son.
M (Roman Numeral, 1k= 1000= M)
AND ( & )
E ( Morse Code, Dot=E)
LA (Musical Note, 6= LA)
O ( Periodic Table, Oxygen is a chemical element with symbol O and atomic number 8.)
JACK O LANTERN -a lantern made from a hollowed-out pumpkin in which holes are cut to represent facial features, typically made at Halloween.