orthographer

noun

or·​thog·​ra·​pher
ȯ(r)ˈthägrəfə(r)
plural -s
: a person who is skilled in orthography : an expert in spelling

Word History

Etymology

Late Latin orthographus orthographer (from Latin orth- + Late Latin -graphus -grapher) + English -er

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“Orthographer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/orthographer. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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