Definitions for "Demotic"
a late form of ancient Egyptian writing, very abbreviated compared to hieratic or hieroglyphic
A cursive form of Egyptian hieroglyphs preceded by hieratic and often carved into stone or wood.
The highly cursive Egyptian script and the language written in this script.
the modern Greek vernacular
of or written in or belonging to the form of modern Greek based on colloquial use
of or for the common people; "demotic entertainments"; "demotic speech"; "a poet with a keen ear for demotic rhythms"
Of or pertaining to the people; popular; common.