Witold Doroszewski
Witold Doroszewski (1899–1976) was a Polish lexicographer and linguist.
Michel Thomas
Michel Thomas (born Moniek ("Moshe") Kroskof, February 3, 1914 – January 8, 2005) was a polyglot linguist, and decorated war veteran. He survived imprisonment in several different Nazi concentra...
Tadeusz Żbikowski
Tadeusz Żbikowski (29 March 1930 in Warsaw – 11 November 1989 in Warsaw) was a Polish Sinologist, professor of Warsaw University, translator of Chinese literature.
Jerzy Kuryłowicz
Jerzy Kuryłowicz ([ˈjɛʐɨ kurɨˈwɔvit͡ʂ]; 26 August 1895 – 28 January 1978) was a Polish linguist who studied Indo-European languages. He was the brother of the microbiologist Włodzimierz Kuryłowicz and...
Jan Bystroń (linguist)
Jan Bystroń (13 June 1860 in Datynie Dolne – 30 June 1902 in Kraków) was a Polish linguist.
Bystroń specialized in Polish dialects of Cieszyn Silesia.He graduated from Polish elementary scho...
Antoni Petruszewicz
Antoni Petruszewicz (1821–1913) was a Polish historian and philologist.
Samuel Linde
Samuel Bogumił Linde (Toruń, 11 or 24 April 1771 – 8 August 1847, Warsaw) was a linguist, librarian, and lexicographer of the Polish language. He was director of the Prussian-founded Warsaw Lyceum dur...
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Franciszek Indan Pykna
Franciszek Indan Pykna (12 July 1913 – 29 January 1992) was a Polish mathematician, philosopher, and linguist.
Pykna was born in Riga, Latvia, to Polish parents Kazimierz Indan Pykno and Benigna N...
Ihor Ševčenko
Ihor Ševčenko (1922–2009) was a Polish-born philologist and historian of Ukrainian origin. He died 26 December 2009 in Cambridge, MA.
Ševčenko was born in Radość near Warsaw, Poland of Ukrainian p...
Onufry Kopczyński
Onufry Kopczyński (1736–1817) was an important educator and grammarian of the Polish language during the Polish Enlightenment.
Born near Gniezno, Kopczyński became an educator with the Piarist ord...
Lucjan Malinowski
Lucjan Feliks Malinowski (27 May 1839 in Jaroszewice, Poland – 15 January 1898 in Kraków) - Polish linguist, scientist a regional dialects of Silesia, traveller, professor of Jagiellonian Univer...
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Tadeusz Lehr-Spławiński
Tadeusz Lehr-Spławiński (September 20, 1891 – February 17, 1965) was a Polish linguist, scholar, professor of Slavonic studies and twice elected rector of the Jagiellonian University in Kraków before ...
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Anna Wierzbicka
Anna Wierzbicka [ˈanna vʲɛʐˈbʲitska] (born March 10, 1938 in Warsaw) is a Polish linguist currently working at the Australian National University in Canberra. Brought up in Poland she graduated from W...
Ludwik Zabrocki
Ludwik Zabrocki (24 November 1907 in Czersk – 8 October 1977 in Poznań) was a Polish linguist, an expert in German and Indo-European studies. He was a professor at the Adam Mickiewicz University in Po...
Alexander Freiman
Alexander Arnoldovich Freiman (Russian: Александр Арнольдович Фрейман; August 22, 1879, Warsaw – January 19, 1968, Leningrad) was a Polish-Soviet researcher for the Iranian languages.
Jakob Monau
Jakob Monau (4 February 1546; Breslau – 6 October 1603; Breslau), also known as Jacobus Monavius or Iacobus Monaw, was a polymath (lawyer, linguist and poet) and leader of the Reformed Protestant fact...
Witold Rodziński
Witold Rodziński (5 October 1918 – 18 December 1997) was a Polish historian, sinologist and diplomat.He was born in 1918 in Lviv, son of the renowned conductor Artur Rodziński. He studied at Columbia...
Jerzy Treder
Jerzy Treder (April 14, 1942 – April 2, 2015) was a Polish philologist and linguist, focusing on Kashubian studies, among other interests. He was born in Biała Rzeka, Rumia, Poland. In 1987-1990 he wa...
Aleksander Brückner
Aleksander Brückner (29 January 1856 – 24 May 1939) was a Polish scholar of Slavic languages and literatures (Slavistics), philologist, lexicographer and historian of literature. He is among the ...
Aleksander Brückner - Wikipedia
Mikołaj Rudnicki
Mikołaj Rudnicki - (born 6 December 1881 in Sokołów Podlaski - died 28 June 1978 in Puszczykowo) was a Polish linguist. He finished his studies in Kraków. In 1911 he became a docent in Indoeuropean li...
Antoni Józef Śmieszek
Antoni Józef Śmieszek (1881 – 1943) was a Polish Egyptologist and linguist.Śmieszek studied linguistics and classical philology at the University of Kraków in 1901 and later at the Universities ...
Jan Baudouin de Courtenay
Jan Niecisław Ignacy Baudouin de Courtenay (13 March 1845 – 3 November 1929) was a Polish linguist and Slavist, best known for his theory of the phoneme and phonetic alternations.For most of his life...
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Alfred Korzybski
Alfred Habdank Skarbek Korzybski ([kɔˈʐɨpski]; July 3, 1879 – March 1, 1950) was a Polish-American independent scholar who developed a field called general semantics, which he viewed as both dis...
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