Epigraphist E*pig"ra*phist, n. A student of, or one versed in, epigraphy. [1913 Webster]

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  • epigraphist — [ē pig′rə fist, ipig′rə fist] n. a specialist in epigraphy: also epigrapher * * * See epigrapher. * * * …   Universalium

  • epigraphist — [ē pig′rə fist, ipig′rə fist] n. a specialist in epigraphy: also epigrapher …   English World dictionary

  • epigraphist — noun Date: circa 1864 a specialist in epigraphy …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • epigraphist — noun a person who studies epigraphy (inscriptions) Syn: epigrapher See Also: epigraph …   Wiktionary

  • epigraphist — e·pig·ra·phist || e pɪgrÉ™fɪst n. one who studies epigraphs, one who studies inscription (especially ancient inscriptions) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • epigraphist — epig·ra·phist …   English syllables

  • epigraphist — ə̇ˈpigrəfə̇st, eˈ noun ( s) : a specialist in epigraphy …   Useful english dictionary

  • epigraphy — epigraphist, epigrapher, n. /i pig reuh fee/, n. 1. the study or science of epigraphs or inscriptions, esp. of ancient inscriptions. 2. inscriptions collectively. [1850 55; EPIGRAPH + Y3] * * * ▪ historiography Introduction  the study of written… …   Universalium

  • Halmidi inscription — The Halmidi inscription is the oldest known Kannada language inscription in the Kannada script, dating to the 5th or 6th century A.D. The undated inscription was discovered in 1936 by Dr. M. H. Krishna, the Director of Archaeology in the… …   Wikipedia

  • List of Iyers — Main article: Iyer Iyers are Hindu Brahmins of Tamil or Telugu origin who are Smarthas or followers of the Smritis.[1] They mostly believe in the Advaita philosophy propounded by Adi Sankara.[2][3] …   Wikipedia

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