Hispanist

noun
His·​pa·​nist | \ ˈhi-spə-nist How to pronounce Hispanist (audio) \

Definition of Hispanist

: a scholar specially informed in Spanish or Portuguese language, literature, linguistics, or civilization

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1786, in the meaning defined above

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