Anagram version 2.0

What is Anagram?

Anagram is a C++ program for finding anagrams of a word.

Anagram is available as source tarball. You need to compile it on your computer before you use it.


Download the latest version of Anagram from here. Please follow the below instructions to install Anagram on your computer.

  1. Untar the source tarball

    tar -xvf anagram.tar.gz
  2. Change to the extracted directory

    cd anagram
  3. Build the binaries

  4. Install the program

    make install

The above steps install the program to your /usr/local/bin directory and the program data to your /usr/local/share/anagram directory. To uninstall you can simply remove them.


Anagram can be used from command line as well as through a graphical interface.

Enter 'anagram -h' in the command line to see a list of available options and usage instructions.

anagram [-hmpP] word [word2]

The program finds the possible angrams of the 'word' from a dictionary.

If 'word2' is specified it compares 'word' and 'word2' to check if they are anagrams of each other.


-hShow this help
-mFind multiword anagrams
-pChecks if 'word' is a palindrome
-POnly checks if 'word' is a palindrome. Does not find angrams.


anagram -p cat

To start the graphical interface launch the binary file named angramx.


Copyright © 2013-2018 Dr. Agnibho Mondal
All rights reserved

Anagram is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.


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