One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Used in the writing of letters, specifically designating the demotic script of ancient Egypt; compare "demotic" and "enchorial" (now rare).
Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Theophilus Gale (1628–1679), ejected minister and theologian. From (i) post-classical Latin epistolographicus.
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