Meaning of cryptogrammatist in English:

cryptogrammatist

(also cryptogramatist)

Pronunciation /ˌkrɪptəˈɡramətɪst/

noun

  • A person who studies or deciphers cryptograms.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Southern Magazine (Baltimore). From crypto- + ancient Greek γραμματ-, γράμμα letter + -ist, after cryptogram and anagrammatist, pangrammatist, epigrammatist.