paroemiographer

noun
pa·​roe·​mi·​og·​ra·​pher
variants: or paremiographer \ ⸗ˌ⸗⸗ˈägrəfə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of paroemiographer

: a writer of proverbs

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History and Etymology for paroemiographer

New Latin paroemiographus (from paroemio- —from Late Latin paroemia —+ Late Latin -graphus one that writes such material or in such a way) + English -er

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“Paroemiographer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/paroemiographer. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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