Definition of Spencerian in English:

Spencerian

adjective

  • Relating to a style of sloping handwriting widely taught in American schools from around 1850.

    ‘Spencerian penmanship’
    ‘an elegant Spencerian hand’

Origin

Mid 19th century: named after the US calligrapher Platt Rogers Spencer (1800–64), who devised it.

Pronunciation:

Spencerian

/spɛnˈsɪərɪən/