Lexicography
Lexicography is divided into two separate but equally important groups:A person devoted to lexicography is called a lexicographer.General lexicography focuses on the design, compilation, use and evalu...
Dictionary of dead language complete after 90 years
A full dictionary of the extinct language of ancient Mesopotamia has been completed after 90 years of work. Assyrian and Babylonian - dialects of the language collectively known as Akkadian - have not...
"Tsundoku," the Japanese Word for the New Books That Pile Up on Our Shelves, Should Enter the English Language
There are some words out there that are brilliantly evocative and at the same time impossible to fully translate. Yiddish has the word shlimazl, which basically means a perpetually unlucky person. G...
Most popular baby names in every state 2014
What are the most popular names in your state? The SSA just released the most popular baby names in every state from 2014, based on their extremely comprehensive data on new parents applying for socia...
Definition
A definition is a statement of the meaning of a term (a word, phrase, or other set of symbols). The term to be defined is the definiendum. The term may have many different senses and multiple meanings...
Dictionary
A dictionary is collection of words in one or more specific languages, often listed alphabetically (or by radical and stroke for ideographic languages), with usage of information, definitions, etymolo...
Dictionary - Wikipedia
List of lexicographers
The following are lexicographers, people who specialise in the theory and practice of dictionary making (see Lexicography).
Vocabulary
A person's vocabulary is the set of words within a language that are familiar to that person. A vocabulary usually develops with age, and serves as a useful and fundamental tool for communication and ...
Law dictionary
A law dictionary is a dictionary that is designed and compiled to give information about terms used in the field of law.
Distinctions are made among various types of law dictionaries.Differentiati...
Law dictionary - Wikipedia
Theophoric name
A theophoric name (from Greek: θεόφορος, theophoros, lit. "bearing or carrying a god") embeds the name of a god, both invoking and displaying the protection of that deity. For example, names embedding...
Dictionary of dead language complete after 90 years
A full dictionary of the extinct language of ancient Mesopotamia has been completed after 90 years of work. Assyrian and Babylonian - dialects of the language collectively known as Akkadian - have not...
Most popular baby names in every state 2014
What are the most popular names in your state? The SSA just released the most popular baby names in every state from 2014, based on their extremely comprehensive data on new parents applying for socia...
Kodansha Kanji Learner's Dictionary
The Kodansha Kanji Learner's Dictionary is a kanji dictionary based on the New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by Jack Halpern at the CJK Dictionary Institute and published by Kenkyūsha. The dic...
Kodansha Kanji Learner's Dictionary - Wikipedia
Personal name
A person's full nomenclature, also known as a personal name or full name, refers to a set of names by which an individual may be known, that are or can be recited as a group, with the understanding th...
Personal name - Wikipedia