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Demotic vs. Domotic

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Demoticadjective

Of or for the common people.

‘demotic writing style’;

Domoticadjective

Of or pertaining to domotics.

Demoticadjective

Of, relating to, or written in the ancient Egyptian script that developed from Lower Egyptian hieratic writing starting from around 650 {{BCE}} and was chiefly used to write the Demotic phase of the Egyptian language, with simplified and cursive characters that no longer corresponded directly to their hieroglyphic precursors.

‘abnormal hieratic’;

Demoticadjective

Of, relating to, or written in the form of modern vernacular Greek.

‘demotic Greek’;

Demoticnoun

(linguistics) Language as spoken or written by the common people.

Demoticadjective

Of or pertaining to the people; popular; common.

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Demoticnoun

the modern Greek vernacular

Demoticadjective

of or written in or belonging to the form of modern Greek based on colloquial use

Demoticadjective

of or for the common people;

‘demotic entertainments’; ‘demotic speech’; ‘a poet with a keen ear for demotic rhythms’;

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