hierogrammate

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hierogrammate

(ˌhaɪərəˈɡræmɪt; ˌhaɪərəˈɡræmeɪt) ,

hierogrammat

or

hierogrammatist

n
a writer of hierograms
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Next comes the Horoscopus carrying the horologium or sun-dial (the Zodiac sign was first invented in Egypt; the first known zodiac was looted by Napoleon, it now hangs in the Musee du Louvre, Paris) followed by the Hierogrammat with feathers on their heads and papyrus (books) in their right hands, and the Pastophori carrying the symbol of the coiled serpent (or the original caduceus, the medical symbol).