hierogrammat

noun hi·er·o·gram·mat \ˌhī(ə)rəˈgramət, -ˌmat\
variants: or

hierogrammate

\-mət, -ˌmāt\

Definition of hierogrammat

plural

-s

  1. :  a writer of sacred records especially in hieroglyphics

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Origin and Etymology of hierogrammat

Greek hierogrammateus, from hier- + grammateus scribe, from grammat-, gramma letter, writing — more at grammar


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