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Meaning of GRAMMARIAN

Pronunciation:  gru'mehreeun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a linguist who specializes in the study of grammar and syntax
 

GRAMMARIAN is a 10 letter word that starts with G.

 

 Synonyms: syntactician
 
 See Also: Aelius Donatus, Aristarchus, Donatus, linguist, linguistic scientist, Panini

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Gram*ma"ri*an\, n. [Cf. F. grammairien.]
1. One versed in grammar, or the construction of languages; a
   philologist.

Note: ``The term was used by the classic ancients as a term
      of honorable distinction for all who were considered
      learned in any art or faculty whatever.'' --Brande & C.

2. One who writes on, or teaches, grammar.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: dialectician, etymologer, etymologist, glossarist, glossographer, grammaticaster, grammatist, lexicographer, lexicologist, linguist, linguistic scholar, linguistic scientist, linguistician, orthoepist, paleographer, philologaster, philologer, philologian, philologist, phonemicist, phonetician, phoneticist, phonologist, semanticist, semasiologist
 

 

 

 

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