Definition of Hieratical

1. Adjective. Associated with the priesthood or priests. "Hieratic gestures"




Definition of Hieratical

1. Adjective. (alternative form of hieratic) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hieratical

hierarchical structure
hierarchicalism
hierarchically
hierarchies
hierarchism
hierarchization
hierarchize
hierarchized
hierarchizes
hierarchizing
hierarchs
hierarchy
hierarchy of terms
hieratic
hieratic script
hieratical (current term)
hieratically
hieratite
hiermartyr
hiermartyrs
hiero-
hierocracies
hierocracy
hierocrat
hierocrats
hierodule
hierodules
hieroglyph
hieroglyphed
hieroglyphic

Literary usage of Hieratical

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1. Transactions of the Royal Society of Literature of the United Kingdom by Royal Society of Literature (Great Britain) (1843)
"OBSERVATIONS UPON THE hieratical CANON OF EGYPTIAN KINGS AT TURIN. ... IN laying before the Society ray copy and analysis of the hieratical Canon of Turin, ..."

2. More Japonico: A Critique of the Effect of an Idea--communityism--on the by James Seguin De Benneville (1908)
"It is probable that Shinto had within it the germ of hieratical rule, ... The civil element in the State, as distinguished from the hieratical, ..."

3. History of Ancient Pottery by Samuel Birch (1858)
"... a copy of the hieratical Statistical Tables of Nebuchadnezzar, -which enumerated all the temples either built or endowed in Babylonia by that monarch. ..."

4. The popular Biblical educator [by J. Blackburn]. by John Blackburn (1854)
"... was not uniformly compact and durable ; that was formerly accounted the bes't from which the hieratical paper, or that employed by the priests, ..."

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