Definition of Marrist in English:

Marrist

noun

  • A supporter or advocate of the linguistic theories proposed by Marr or his followers.

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or supportive of Marrism.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Archivum Linguisticum. From the name of Nikolaj Jakovlevič Marr + -ist, probably after Russian marrist.

Pronunciation

Marrist

/ˈmɑːrɪst/