- bibliophil (dated)
bibliophile (plural bibliophiles)
- One who loves books.
- 2013 September 14, Jane Shilling, “The Golden Thread: the Story of Writing, by Ewan Clayton, review [print edition: Illuminating language]”, in The Daily Telegraph (Review), page R28:
- [A] savage passage of 14th-century invective about the text-obsessed nerdiness of the Florentine bibliophile and friend of Petrarch, Niccolò Niccoli ...
- One who collects books, not necessarily due to any interest in reading them.
- For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:bibliophile.
person who loves books
bibliophile m or f (plural bibliophiles)