philologue

noun
phil·​o·​logue
variants: or philolog \ ˈfiləˌläg also -​lȯg \
plural -s

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History and Etymology for philologue

Middle French, from Latin philologus lover of learning, from Greek philologos lover of words and learning, from phil- + logos word, reason, speech

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“Philologue.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/philologue. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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