scholarian

noun

scho·​lar·​i·​an
skäˈlerēən
plural -s
: a member of the Roman imperial guard

Word History

Etymology

Late Latin scholarius scholarian (from schola ancient Roman association of persons sharing a common interest or profession + Latin -arius -ary) + English -an

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“Scholarian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scholarian. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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