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 for Lettered
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Letter \Let"ter\ (l[e^]t"t[~e]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Lettered
     (-t[~e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. Lettering.]
     To impress with letters; to mark with letters or words; as, a
     book gilt and lettered.
     [1913 Webster] letter bomb

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Lettered \Let"tered\ (l[e^]t"t[~e]rd), a.
     1. Literate; educated; versed in literature. " Are you not
        lettered?" --Shak.
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              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.                          --Milman.
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     2. Of or pertaining to learning or literature; learned. " A
        lettered education." --Collier.
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     3. Inscribed or stamped with letters. --Addison.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  lettered
      adj 1: highly educated; having extensive information or
             understanding; "knowing instructors"; "a knowledgeable
             critic"; "a knowledgeable audience" [syn: knowing,
             knowledgeable, learned, lettered, well-educated,
             well-read]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  44 Moby Thesaurus words for "lettered":
     abecedarian, abstruse, allographic, alphabetic, capital, civilized,
     cultivated, cultured, deep, educated, encyclopedic, enlightened,
     erudite, graphemic, ideographic, knowledgeable, learned,
     lexigraphic, literal, literary, literate, logogrammatic,
     logographic, lower-case, majuscule, minuscular, minuscule,
     pansophic, pictographic, polyhistoric, polymath, polymathic,
     profound, scholarly, scholastic, studious, transliterated, uncial,
     upper-case, well-educated, well-informed, well-read, well-versed,
     wise
  
  

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