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Anything but demotic is Amar Bhide's A Call For Judgment, subtitled "Sensible Finance For A Dynamic Economy."The Daily Beast's Favorite Books of 2010|The Daily Beast|December 18, 2010|DAILY BEAST
The demotic self-deprecation barely masks a vast ambition, which is a kind of deception in itself, or an artifice.Palin Paranoia Decoded|Tunku Varadarajan|November 23, 2010|DAILY BEAST
An impatient lower court forced her to change it to the demotic “Gregorio,” noting that Venerdi was “a ridiculous name.”The Week in Rage|Adam Hanft|October 24, 2008|DAILY BEAST
In the more cursive or Hieratic writing the horned serpent appears as ; in the later Demotic as and .
They bore numerous inscriptions in hieroglyphics and the demotic character, wherefrom the clue was obtained as to their identity.The Little Gleaner, Vol. X.|Various
Of these demotic fragments a large quantity had been sent to the British Museum.
On another very marvellous narrative on a papyrus in the demotic character, see Brugsch, loc.The History of Antiquity, Vol. I (of VI)|Max Duncker
To the Greek characters were added six taken from the Demotic in order to express sounds peculiar to the Egyptian language.Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt|Lewis Spence