- a specialist in Latin.
Origin of Latinist
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I was about at my wits' end when it occurred to me to try it on the Latinist.
A porter shot at a chamois and missed it and crippled the Latinist.
He was a Latinist, and as I have been told, a bachelor of laws.
A swift, weighty style, the style of a Latinist; a classic, not a romantic style.Unicorns
The method of the Latinist then is essentially one of comparison and contrast.The Common People of Ancient Rome
Frank Frost Abbott
- a person who studies or is proficient in Latin
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