calligrapher

noun cal·lig·ra·pher \ kə-ˈli-grə-fər \
|Updated on: 19 Jun 2018

Definition of calligrapher

1 : a professional copyist or engrosser
2 : one who practices the art of calligraphy
3 : penman
  • a fair calligrapher

Examples of calligrapher in a Sentence

  1. a gorgeous copy of the text that was produced by one of the finest calligraphers of the age

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First Known Use of calligrapher

1662

in the meaning defined at sense 2

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