Well, Mr. Gwyn might have been the first to apply the term to Perl, but he surely didn't coin it!
The word sigil means a seal or device, but the word usually denotes a magical sigil, a glyph used in ritual or sympathetic magick as a focus.
My vote for a word to mean a symbol made from a combination of sigils goes to "superpolysigilistic" (with or without Julie Andrews).
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