Definition of philologian in US English:

philologian

noun

  • See philology

    • ‘Paul wants to dispose of the wisdom of this world: his enemies are the good philologians and physicians of the Alexandrine school on them he makes his war.’
    • ‘In the absence of a complete up-to-date philological dictionary his four published volumes serve the philologian, and not merely the historical linguist.’

Pronunciation

philologian

/ˌfiləˈlōjēən/