from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A specialist in the study of German or Germanic culture, literature, or language.
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- n. Person who studies Germanic languages and the associated literatures and general cultures.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A student of the German language; in a wider sense, a student or one having an expert knowledge of Germanic or Teutonic philology.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a specialist in the study of Germanic language or culture or literature
German + -ist (Wiktionary)