A linguist is a specialist in language and language theory. Linguist often act as translators, interpreters, and language teachers. A xeno-linguist specifically studies alien languages.
Hoshi Sato was a prominent 22nd century linguist who was instumental in helping to develop the universal translator. (ENT episodes: "Broken Bow", "Demons"; ENT novel: Rosetta)
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