Student of language
Speaker of many languages
was a good linguist, speaking, besides his native tongue, German, Latin, French and Italian.
He was already a good linguist, understanding both Latin and Hebrew.
During his university career he became an accomplished linguist, and even before he took his M.A.
Harlay de Sancy was a learned man and a good linguist, who used his opportunities to acquire a valuable collection of oriental MSS., many of which are now in the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris.
She was an accomplished linguist, musician and mathematician, and deeply interested in metaphysics.