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Meaning of SAVANT

Pronunciation:  'savunt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  someone who has been admitted to membership in a scholarly field
 

SAVANT is a 6 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: initiate, learned person, pundit
 
 See Also: polymath, scholar, scholarly person, student

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sa`vant"\, n.; pl. {Savants} (F. ?; E. ?). [F., fr.
savoir to know, L. sapere. See {Sage}, a.]
A man of learning; one versed in literature or science; a
person eminent for acquirements.

 

 

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