logographer

noun
lo·​gog·​ra·​pher | \ lōˈgägrəfə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of logographer

: a prose writer in ancient Greece

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History and Etymology for logographer

Greek logographos prose writer (from log- + -graphos writer, from graphein to write) + English -er

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“Logographer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/logographer. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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