Let"tered (?), a.
Literate; educated; versed in literature.
" Are you not lettered
The unlettered barbarians willingly accepted the aid of the lettered clergy, still chiefly of Roman birth, to reduce to writing the institutes of their forefathers.
Of or pertaining to learning or literature; learned.
" A lettered
Inscribed or stamped with letters.
© Webster 1913.