Meaning of scriptory in English:

scriptory

Pronunciation /ˈskrɪpt(ə)ri/

noun

rare, historical
  • A room or area set apart for writing; especially one in a monastery used by scribes copying and illuminating manuscripts; a scriptorium.

    Apparently not recorded between the 15th and late 18th centuries.

adjective

rare
  • Of or relating to writing; used in writing.

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in Black Book. As noun from post-classical Latin scriptorium scriptorium;.