librarian Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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librariannoun [C]

uk   /laɪˈbreə.ri.ən/  us   /-ˈbrer.i-/
a ​person who ​works in a ​library
(Definition of librarian from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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librariannoun [C]

 us   /lɑɪˈbreər·i·ən/
a ​person who ​works in a ​library, esp. someone with ​specialtraining for this ​type of ​work
(Definition of librarian from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “librarian”
in Arabic أمين مَكتَبة…
in Korean 사서…
in Portuguese bibliotecário, -a…
in Catalan bibliotecari, -ària…
in Japanese 図書館員…
in Chinese (Simplified) 图书管理员,图书馆馆员…
in Turkish kütüphaneci…
in Russian библиотекарь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 圖書管理員,圖書館館員…
in Italian bibliotecario, -a…
in Polish biblioteka-rz/rka…
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