polyglot: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (pol'ē-glot"), [key]
— adj.
  1. able to speak or write several languages; multilingual.
  2. containing, composed of, or written in several languages: a polyglot Bible.
  1. a mixture or confusion of languages.
  2. a person who speaks, writes, or reads a number of languages.
  3. a book, esp. a Bible, containing the same text in several languages.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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