a person who studies hard in school and achieves high marks. Derived from the word athlete.
"My girlfriend studies so much she barely has time for me, she's such a nerdlete."
1. Someone who is really nerdy, and has amazing athletic abilities.
2. OR: Someone who is really smart, and can do athletic activities really well without seeming to try
The U.S. History teacher was a nerdlete; he knew everything there was to know about our country's history and dressed like a legit nerd, however he was beast at dodgeball and could out-dance anyone in the school.