- a philologist.
Origin of philologian
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Examples from the Web for philologian
The physician says “incurable”; the philologian says “fraud.”The Antichrist
F. W. Nietzsche
The anecdotes which have been recorded of him show that he was something of an archaeologist, and something of a philologian.Seekers after God
Frederic William Farrar
He was also a prominent member of the Philologian Society, of which he was afterwards elected president.The Life and Public Services of James A. Garfield
Emma Elizabeth Brown
As a scholar and a philologian he had rare abilities, and a rarer industry.