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LEXICO’GRAPHER. n.s.

LEXICO'GRAPHER. n.s.

LEXICO’GRAPHER. n.s. [λεξιχου and γραφω; lexicographe,
French.] A writer of dictionaries; a harmless drudge, that
busies himself in tracing the original, and detailing the signi-
fication of words.
Commentators and lexicographers acquainted with the Sy-
riac language, have given these hints in their writings on
scripture. Watt’s Improvement of the Mind.