Waltonian

noun
Wal·​to·​ni·​an | \ wȯlˈtōnēən \
plural -s

Definition of Waltonian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a follower of Izaak Walton or his writings especially : angler fish that any Waltonian might well stare at — John Coulter

Waltonian

adjective

Definition of Waltonian (Entry 2 of 2)

: of, relating to, or having the characteristics of Izaak Walton or his writings on angling sporting facilities include trout fishing in Waltonian streamsLondon Calling

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History and Etymology for Waltonian

Noun

Izaak Walton †1683 English biographer and author + English -an, noun suffix

Adjective

Izaak Walton †1683 + English -an, adjective suffix

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“Waltonian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Waltonian. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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