disciplinarian vs martinet what difference

what is difference between disciplinarian and martinet

English

Etymology

discipline +‎ -arian or disciplinary +‎ -an

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪsɪplɪˈnɛəɹɪən/

Noun

disciplinarian (plural disciplinarians)

  1. One who exercises discipline.
    He is the chief disciplinarian in the school.
  2. (by extension) One who believes in discipline as a tool for regulation or control.

Related terms

  • disciple

Translations

Adjective

disciplinarian (comparative more disciplinarian, superlative most disciplinarian)

  1. Relating to discipline.
    • 1855, Henry Hart Milman, History of Latin Christianity[1]:
      Disciplinarian system.


English

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈmæɹtɪnɛt/
  • IPA(key): /mæɹtˈnɛt/
  • IPA(key): /mɑɹtɪˈnɛt/
  • Rhymes: -ɛt

Etymology 1

After the example of 17th-century French army officer Jean Martinet.

Noun

martinet (plural martinets)

  1. (military) A strict disciplinarian.
  2. (figuratively) Anyone who lays stress on a rigid adherence to the details of discipline, or to forms and fixed methods or rules.

Etymology 2

Borrowed from French martinet.

Noun

martinet (plural martinets)

  1. A martin; a swift.

Anagrams

  • intermat

Catalan

Etymology

Martí +‎ -et

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic) IPA(key): /məɾ.tiˈnət/
  • (Central) IPA(key): /mər.tiˈnɛt/
  • (Valencian) IPA(key): /maɾ.tiˈnet/

Noun

martinet m (plural martinets)

  1. heron (a wading bird of the family Ardeidae)

Related terms

  • agró
  • bernat
  • garseta

Further reading

  • “martinet” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.

French

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /maʁ.ti.nɛ/

Etymology 1

From marteau (hammer).

Noun

martinet m (plural martinets)

  1. multi-tail whip, comprising leather or whipcord thongs fixed on a handle, to dust off or to administer a beating (usually to a child’s bottom)
  2. mechanical hammer on a motor-driven cogwheel, as used to beat metal

Etymology 2

Martin +‎ -et

Noun

martinet m (plural martinets)

  1. martin (any of the swallow-like birds, black with a white throat, of family Hirundinidae)
  2. swift (bird)

Further reading

  • “martinet” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Anagrams

  • méritant, terminât

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