penman

noun
pen·​man | \ˈpen-mən \

Definition of penman 

1a : calligrapher

b : copyist, scribe

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

2 : author

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Synonyms & Antonyms for penman

Synonyms

author, litterateur (or littérateur), pen, scribe, scrivener, writer

Antonyms

nonauthor

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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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