Sorbonist

/sawr bon"ist, -bun"-, sawr"beuh nist/, n.
a student or graduate of the Sorbonne.
[1550-60; < NL Sorbonista. See SORBONNE, -IST]

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  • Sorbonist — Sor bon*ist, n. [F. sorboniste.] A doctor of the Sorbonne, or theological college, in the University of Paris, founded by Robert de Sorbon, a. d. 1252. It was suppressed in the Revolution of 1789. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sorbonist — sor·bon·ist …   English syllables

  • Sorbonist — /ˈsɔbənəst/ (say sawbuhnuhst) noun a student or a graduate of the Sorbonne. {New Latin Sorbonista, or from French Sorboniste. See Sorbonne} …   Australian English dictionary

  • sorbonist — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sorbonical — Sor*bon ic*al, a. Belonging to the Sorbonne or to a Sorbonist. Bale. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sorbonnist — noun see sorbonist * * * Sorˈbonist or Sorˈbonnist noun A doctor or student of the Sorbonne • • • Main Entry: ↑Sorbonne …   Useful english dictionary

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