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Definition of Scholar

Scholar

  1. One who attends a school; one who learns of a teacher; one under the tuition of a preceptor; a pupil; a disciple; a learner; a student.
  2. One engaged in the pursuits of learning; a learned person; one versed in any branch, or in many branches, of knowledge; a person of high literary or scientific attainments; a savant.
  3. A man of books.
  4. In English universities, an undergraduate who belongs to the foundation of a college, and receives support in part from its revenues.

Scholar Quotations

The learner always begins by finding fault, but the scholar sees the positive merit in everything.
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

Originality is the essence of true scholarship. Creativity is the soul of the true scholar.
Nnamdi Azikiwe

Any great warrior is also a scholar, and a poet, and an artist.
Steven Seagal

A scholar who cherishes the love of comfort is not fit to be deemed a scholar.
Lao Tzu

The very concept of history implies the scholar and the reader. Without a generation of civilized people to study history, to preserve its records, to absorb its lessons and relate them to its own problems, history, too, would lose its meaning.
George F. Kennan
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Scholar Translations

scholar in Afrikaans is student
scholar in Danish is student
scholar in Dutch is student
scholar in German is Gelehrter
scholar in Latin is philologus
scholar in Norwegian is student
scholar in Portuguese is estudante
scholar in Spanish is escolar, erudito, estudiante