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Origin of polyglot
OTHER WORDS FROM polyglotpol·y·glot·ism, noun
Words nearby polyglot
Example sentences from the Web for polyglot
Los Angeles was wonderfully exotic; a polyglot mix of Aztec, Incan, Mayan and New World scents and sounds.
One morning, he discovered the campus of a theological seminary that he now covets for a polyglot academy he dreams of starting.Adventures with an Extreme Polyglot: Excerpt from 'Babel No More'|Michael Erard|January 10, 2012|DAILY BEAST
He ran the gamut of vocal conceit, and the polyglot fertility of his fancy simply astounded his rapt auditor.The Holy Cross and Other Tales|Eugene Field
It was on the evening when Elsa, the polyglot, had just completed her chef-d'ouvre of embroidery which still hangs upon the wall.Our Square and the People in It|Samuel Hopkins Adams
This dissuasion only whetted the controversial appetite, and off set Philip with his Polyglot Bible under his arm.Perlycross|R. D. Blackmore
I'm afraid the polyglot avengers will quarrel among themselves.In the Ranks of the C.I.V.|Erskine Childers
The first volume of this “Polyglot Bible,” as it came to be called, appeared in 1569 and the eighth and last in 1573.The Spell of Flanders|Edward Neville Vose