Hieroglyphist



[hahy-er-uh-glif-ist, hahy-ruh-, hahy-uh-rog-luh-fist, hahy-rog-] /ˌhaɪ ər əˈglɪf ɪst, ˌhaɪ rə-, ˌhaɪ əˈrɒg lə fɪst, haɪˈrɒg-/

noun
1.
a person who studies hieroglyphics; hieroglyphologist.
2.
a person who writes in hieroglyphics.

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