Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of medievalist.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who studies the medieval period of European history.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who has a taste for, or is versed in, the history of the Middle Ages; one in sympathy with the spirit or forms of the Middle Ages.

Etymologies

From mediaeval (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • In my other life (as mediaevalist) these are the assumptions I am dealing with day after day.

    When What We Think We Know, Is Actually Wrong at SF Novelists

  • Would it not be a LOGICAL approach simply to wipe the entire region clean, like removing offensive, racialist, sexist, bigoted, mediaevalist graffiti from a blackboard?

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • Even though I dont think it was right to support mediaevalist maniacs whose only concern was the freedom to abuse women and children that they regarded as "their" posessions.

    On Thursday, the Legg report will be published along with...

  • I won't tell you his name, but he is now the greatest mediaevalist calligrapher in Northern Europe, and official master copyist of manuscripts for universities the world over.

    The Vatican Rip

  • To modern ears such exposition is at harsh discord with the simple human grief and longing of the poet, but to the mediaevalist symbolic theology was a passion.

    The Pearl

  • "Because you're a mediaevalist," Monsignor answered.

    This Side of Paradise

  • Less-commonly-used 8-bit word forms in this book include: anaemic bleme coeur manoeuvered mediaevalist tete-a-tete and the name "Borge".

    This Side of Paradise

  • I also noted the undercurrent of mysticism, mediaevalist and philosophy which seems inherent in the German nature.

    The New Germany

  • I wrote black-letter characters on parchment and made pedigrees, and became so much of a mediaevalist that there was considerable risk of my stopping short in the amateur practice of such arts as wood-carving, illumination, and painting on glass.

    Philip Gilbert Hamerton

  • _ The present writer need hardly fear to be thought an anti-mediaevalist, but he is very much afraid that an average mediaeval romancer might have thought it necessary to catalogue these other monsters with the aid of a Bestiary.

    A History of the French Novel, Vol. 1 From the Beginning to 1800

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