Germanist

[ jur-muh-nist ]
/ ˈdʒɜr mə nɪst /

noun

a specialist in the study of German culture, literature, or linguistics.

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Origin of Germanist

1825–35; <German <Latin Germān(ia) Germany + -ist
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Example sentences from the Web for Germanist

  • As to the Conquests, Germanist views have been formulated with great authority by Freeman.

    Villainage in England|Paul Vinogradoff