Wykehamist

noun
Wyke·​ham·​ist | \ ˈwikəmə̇st \
plural -s

Definition of Wykehamist

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a student or graduate of Winchester College

Wykehamist

adjective
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Definition of Wykehamist (Entry 2 of 2)

: of or belonging to Winchester College

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History and Etymology for Wykehamist

Noun

New Latin Wykehamista, from William of Wykeham (Wickham) †1404 English prelate and statesman who founded Winchester College + Latin -ista -ist

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“Wykehamist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Wykehamist. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

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