Latinist

Latin NOUN 1) the language of ancient Rome and its empire. 2) a person from a country whose language developed from Latin, e.g. a Latin American.
ADJECTIVE 1) relating to the Latin language. 2) relating to countries using languages that developed from Latin, especially Latin America. 3) relating to the Western or Roman Catholic Church.
DERIVATIVES Latinism noun Latinist noun Latinity noun.
ORIGIN from Latin Latinus 'of Latium' (an ancient region in central Italy).

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  • latinist — LATINÍST, Ă, latinişti, ste, s.m. şi f. 1. Specialist în filologia latină şi în antichitatea romană. 2. Adept al latinismului (2). ♢ (Adjectival) Curent latinist sau şcoală latinistă = latinism (2). – Din fr. latiniste. Trimis de LauraGellner, 17 …   Dicționar Român

  • Latinist — Lat in*ist, n. [Cf. F. latiniste.] One skilled in Latin; a Latin scholar. Cowper. [1913 Webster] He left school a good Latinist. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Latinist — Latinist, Lateinkenner, Lateinkundiger …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • latìnist — (latinı̏st) m (latinìstica ž) 1. {{001f}}poznavatelj latinskog jezika i književnosti, onaj koji proučava latinski jezik 2. {{001f}}pov. pisac koji je pisao latinskim jezikom, osobito u vrijeme humanizma [hrvatski ∼i] …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • Latinist — [lat′ nist] n. a specialist in the study of the Latin language or of Roman culture …   English World dictionary

  • latiníst — a m (ȋ) strokovnjak za latinski jezik in kulturo: bil je latinist in helenist …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • Latinist — noun Date: 15th century a specialist in the Latin language or Roman culture …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Latinist — Latinistik oder lateinische Philologie ist die Wissenschaft von der lateinischen Sprache und Literatur. Sie ist eine Nachbardisziplin der Gräzistik (griechische Sprachwissenschaft) und eine Unterdisziplin der klassischen Philologie. Lateinische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Latinist — /lat n ist/, n. a specialist in Latin. [1530 40; < ML latinista. See LATIN, IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • Latinist — noun A scholar who studies the Latin language …   Wiktionary

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