noun, plural scrip·to·ri·ums, scrip·to·ri·a [skrip-tawr-ee-uh, -tohr-] /skrɪpˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-/.
- script reader,
- scripting language,
Origin of scriptorium
Examples from the Web for scriptorium
He would go back to the Scriptorium, and all would be as it had been before.
It did not take long for Brother Basil to find out how fascinated the herd-boy was with the work of the scriptorium.Masters of the Guild|L. Lamprey
He was aware that, personally, he wished himself back at Mrs. Paynter's and the Scriptorium.
One of his best men was Cassiodorus, the man who evolved the scheme of the scriptorium.Little Journeys To The Homes Of Great Teachers|Elbert Hubbard
We can picture to ourselves Diemudis in her conventual dress, seated in the scriptorium, with her materials for chirography.
noun plural -riums or -ria (-rɪə)
Word Origin for scriptorium
"writing room," 1774, from Late Latin scriptorium "place for writing," noun use of neuter of Latin scriptorius "pertaining to writing," from Latin scriptus, past participle of scribere "to write" (see script (n.)).