Demotic script

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  • noun

Synonyms for Demotic script

a simplified cursive form of the ancient hieratic script


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Finally, we have the Aramaic Papyrus Amherst 63 in Demotic script from Egypt dating to the late Persian or Hellenistic period.
Steiner, ""The Aramaic Text in Demotic Script," in The Context of Scripture, ed.
Steiner, "The Aramaic Text in Demotic Script," in COS vol.
Yet another division emerged in the late eighth century BC (Twenty-Fifth Dynasty), when the 'business hand' hieratic script used in the Nile Delta diverged from that used in Upper Egypt and became what we now know as the demotic script (Rimer 1996: 82).
Amherst 63 with the Aramaic text in Demotic script.