Glossary

Scribe
Type of termDefinition
TermScribe
Alternative TermsScribes, copyist, copyists, copier, copiers
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Long Description

Someone who copies manuscripts for a living. Scribes are common in societies where literacy is rare. In the past, however, scribes could not always read and write fluently.

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