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scholar
American English: /ˈskɑlər/
British English: /ˈskɒlə/

Translation of scholar in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (learned person)
    erudito, (-ta) (masculine, feminine)
    estudioso, (-sa) (masculine, feminine)
    a Bible scholar
    un especialista en textos bíblicos
    Arabic scholar Latin scholar Oriental scholar scholars have been unable to agree on a date
    los especialistas or estudiosos no se han puesto de acuerdo en la fecha
    Example sentences
    • It required a cadre of scholars specialized in, and devoted to, the study of organizations.
    • These scholars first write brief position papers, which are read by the group.
    • This much has been known about Portus for generations as scholars have both read what ancient authors wrote about the harbour and explored the surviving remains.
  • 2 (holder of scholarship)
    becario, (-ria) (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • He is now a junior and a Point Foundation scholar at Emory University in Atlanta.
  • 3 (pupil) [literary]
    alumno, (-na) (masculine, feminine)
    escolar (masculine or feminine)
    Example sentences
    • He lived in the imperial capital Beijing from 1523 to 1526 before retiring back to his native city to live the life of a scholar and a gentleman.
    Example sentences
    • At 14 he returned to being a full-time scholar at Dunbar High School, where he excelled at mathematics, and then at 16 he went back to the millwright's trade.
    • In Lacedaemon, pedagogues chastised their scholars by biting their thumb.
    • She drew attention to the centre's complementary courses aimed at preparing scholars for university entrance.

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