penman

noun
pen·​man | \ ˈpen-mən How to pronounce penman (audio) \

Definition of penman

c : a person with a specified quality or kind of handwriting a poor penman
2 : author

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Examples of penman in a Sentence

the prolific penman of dozens of horror stories an essay on Jacob Shallus, the penman who inked the United States Constitution

First Known Use of penman

1539, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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The first known use of penman was in 1539

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“Penman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/penman. Accessed 30 May. 2020.

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