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n.1.A philologist.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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My training as a seminarian at Concordia and as a doctoral student at Harvard was as a historian or as a philologian. I remember meeting one of my older daughters first dates, and he asked me what I did for a living.
Mumford Jones in The Romanesque Lyric calls the poem "The Philologian and his Cat" and translates this stanza: