grammatist

noun gram·ma·tist \ ˈgramətə̇st \

Definition of grammatist

plural -s
:a usually pedantic grammarian

grammatistical

\¦gramə¦tistə̇kəl\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of grammatist

Latin grammatista schoolmaster, from Greek grammatistēs, from grammatizein to teach reading and writing, from grammat-, gramma letter, piece of writing + -izein -ize


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