A.one who collects and writes down historic facts, historian, X.HG7.2.1, D.H.Th.5: then, generally, prose-writer, opp. poet, Pl.Phdr.235c; λόγων ib.278e, Isoc.15.35; and, simply, writer, author, Ar.Ach.1150, Pl.Phdr.272b, Phld.Mus. p.68K., Gal. 15.593, al.
II. συγγραφῆς, οἱ, commissioners appointed to draw up measures, Th.8.67, IG12.22.3, al., Philoch.122, Isoc.7.58.
III. party to a contract, BGU636.23 (i A.D.).