This article deals with Demotic as it relates to NationStates. For more general information, see the Wikipedia article on this subject.
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Demotic referes to both the ancient Egyptian script preceded by hieratic and the late stage of the Egyptian language that the Demotic script was used to write. After the introduction of demotic, hieratic remained in use for religious purposes, while demotic was used for economic and literary purposes.