scholiast

noun scho·li·ast \ ˈskō-lē-ˌast , -lē-əst \

Definition of scholiast

:a maker of scholia :commentator, annotator

scholiastic

play \ˌskō-lē-ˈa-stik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of scholiast

Middle Greek scholiastēs, from scholiazein to write scholia on, from Greek scholion


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