What does the word academician mean?

Usage examples for academician

  1. He shewed me a letter from a Berlin Academician, whose name I have forgotten, who said that since the king had read his letter he had no more thoughts of suppressing the Latin language. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. Cammuccini, the historical painter, proposed Gibson, and with the ardent assistance of Thorwaldsen he was elected resident Academician of merit. – Italy, the Magic Land by Lilian Whiting
  3. They made quite a picture for a Royal Academician; 'Tired of Play, ' or 'The End of a Romp, ' I can fancy he would call it. – Lore of Proserpine by Maurice Hewlett