Linguist vs Grammaticist - What's the difference?

linguist | grammaticist | Hypernyms |

Linguist is a hypernym of grammaticist.


As nouns the difference between linguist and grammaticist

is that linguist is linguist (one who studies linguistics) while grammaticist is a person who studies grammar.

linguist

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who studies linguistics.
  • A person skilled in languages.
  • A human translator; an interpreter, especially in the armed forces.
  • Derived terms

    * bilinguist * linguistic * linguistics * trilinguist

    See also

    * (l) * (l)

    grammaticist

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A person who studies grammar.
  • Hypernyms

    * linguist

    Synonyms

    * grammatician