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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A person skilled or learned in mathematics.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An expert on mathematics.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One versed in mathematics.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who is versed in mathematics.
  • n. An astrologer.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a person skilled in mathematics


Of Middle French mathematicien, from mathematique, of Latin mathematicus. (Wiktionary)



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