American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A specialist in grammar.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One versed in grammar or the structure of language; a philologist.
- n. One who writes upon or teaches grammar.
- n. a person who studies grammar
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. One versed in grammar, or the construction of languages; a philologist.
- n. One who writes on, or teaches, grammar.
- n. a linguist who specializes in the study of grammar and syntax
- grammar + -ian (Wiktionary)
“With all his faults as I see them, I can think of him only as worthy of being buried in some high place, to the strains of Sigfried's Funeral March, and can only say, with Browning of the dead "grammarian" --”
“Eccles.tom. xiv.p. 268.)] 22 A grammarian is named by”
“Abraham is best known as a grammarian and Biblical commentator, particularly the latter, though his versatility is remarkable.”
“The word "grammarian" was more widely inclusive than now, meaning one who devoted himself to general learning.”
“Who cares, she's a nobody ...... don't give this moron the attention she craves grammarian”
“Course, he's never claimed to be a grammarian ...”
“Hazlitt was a prominent English literary critic, grammarian and philosopher.”
“You ain't seen nothin yet. (aplologies to my grammarian friends).”
“Bay wreaths being a spoil to victors, back when grammarian Aristarchus of Samothrace was a librarian in Alexandria.”
“People who say SET FOOT IN are momentarily confused and thus annoyed by people who say STEP FOOT IN, and the problem cries out for resolution long before the grammarian gets to it.”
These user-created lists contain the word ‘grammarian’.
A list of words that are odd or words that I have looked up.
Key words from "The Training of a Public Speaker" by Grenville Kleiser (New York and London, 1920)
A mixture of words that I like or have commented on, along with ones parked here so they'd be listed somewhere or remind me of lists I want to make.
Hopefully, I'll be using this site for more than one year. It will be fun then to look back and see what new words I found worthy of notice in any given year.
All words spotted in 2008...
Words that describe my personality.
Looking for tweets for grammarian.