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Definition of Polyglot

Polyglot
Polyglot Pol"y*glot, a. [Gr. poly`glwttos many-tongued; poly`s many + glw^tta, glw^ssa, tongue, language: cf. F. polyglotte.] 1. Containing, or made up, of, several languages; as, a polyglot lexicon, Bible. 2. Versed in, or speaking, many languages.
Polyglot
Polyglot Pol"y*glot, n. 1. One who speaks several languages. [R.] ``A polyglot, or good linguist.' --Howell. 2. A book containing several versions of the same text, or containing the same subject matter in several languages; esp., the Scriptures in several languages. Enriched by the publication of polyglots. --Abp. Newcome.

Meaning of Polyglot from wikipedia

- increasingly possible. People who speak several languages are also called polyglots. Multilingual speakers have acquired and maintained at least one language...
- In computing, a polyglot is a computer program or script written in a valid form of multiple programming languages, which performs the same operations...
- A polyglot is someone who speaks multiple languages. Polyglot may also refer to: Polyglot (book), a book that contains the same text in more than one...
- Polyglot persistence is a term that refers to using multiple data storage technologies for varying data storage needs across an application or within smaller...
- In computing, a polyglot markup is a do****ent or script written in a valid form of multiple markup languages, which performs the same output, independent...
- (1960–), Belgian linguist. In 1987, at the age of twenty-six, he won the Polyglot of Flanders/Babel Prize, after demonstrating communicative competence in...
- A polyglot is a book that contains side-by-side versions of the same text in several different languages. Some editions of the Bible or its parts are polyglots...
- Aphasia is an inability to comprehend or formulate language because of damage to specific brain regions. The major causes are stroke or head trauma. Aphasia...
- The Plantin Polyglot (also called the Antwerp Polyglot, the Biblia Regia or "King's Bible") is a polyglot Bible, printed under the title Biblia Polyglotta...
- Fazah (Arabic: زياد فصاح; born 10 June 1954) is a Liberian-born Lebanese polyglot. Fazah himself claims to speak 59 languages and maintains that he has proved...