Hierogrammatic Hi`er*o*gram"mat"ic, a. [Cf. F. hi['e]rogrammatique.] Written in, or pertaining to, hierograms; expressive of sacred writing. --Bp. Warburton. [1913 Webster]

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  • hierogrammatic — hi·er·o·gram·mat·ic …   English syllables

  • hierogrammatic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • hierogrammat — hierogrammatic /huy euhr euh greuh mat ik, huy reuh /, hierogrammatical, adj. hierogrammatist, n. /huy euhr euh gram euht, at, huy reuh /, n. a writer of hierograms. Also, hierogrammate /huy euhr euh gram it, ayt, huy reuh /. [1670 80; < Gk… …   Universalium

  • hierogram — noun a) sacred symbol, letter or writing b) hieroglyph See Also: hierogrammatic, hierogrammatical …   Wiktionary

  • hierogrammat — /haɪərəˈgræmət/ (say huyuhruh gramuht) noun a writer of sacred records, especially in hieroglyphics. Also, hierogrammate. {Greek hierogrammateus} –hierogrammatic /haɪərəgrəˈmætɪk/ (say huyuhruhgruh matik), hierogrammatical /haɪərəgrəˈmætɪkəl/… …   Australian English dictionary

  • hierogrammatical — adjective see hierogrammatic * * * hīerogrammatˈic or hīerogrammatˈical adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑hierogram …   Useful english dictionary

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