Definition of Renaissancist in English:

Renaissancist

noun

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  • A scholar who specializes in the study of the Renaissance period.

    Chiefly used with the implication that the scholar overstates the importance of the period and is ignorant of or blind to continuities between medieval and Renaissance Europe.

Pronunciation

Renaissancist

/rɪˈneɪs(ə)nsɪst/ /rɪˈneɪsɒ̃sɪst/ /rɪˈneɪsɑːnsɪst/

adjective

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  • Of or relating to the Renaissance period.

Pronunciation

Renaissancist

/rɪˈneɪs(ə)nsɪst/ /rɪˈneɪsɒ̃sɪst/ /rɪˈneɪsɑːnsɪst/

Origin

Late 19th century (in an earlier sense). From Renaissance + -ist.