List of lexicographers
The following are lexicographers, people who specialise in the theory and practice of dictionary making (see Lexicography).
Esperanto lexicographers
Esperanto lexicographers are individuals or groups, whether enthusiastic amateurs or trained linguists, who have produced single-language or bilingual dictionaries of Esperanto.More than 130 Esperanti...
Esperanto lexicographers - Wikipedia
Terminology
Terminology is the study of terms and their use. Terms are words and compound words or multi-word expressions that in specific contexts are given specific meanings—these may deviate from the meanings ...
Sextus Pompeius Festus
Sextus Pompeius Festus (/ˈfɛstəs/) was a Roman grammarian who probably flourished in the later 2nd century AD, perhaps at Narbo (Narbonne) in Gaul.He made an epitome in 20 volumes of the encyclopedic ...
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Ibn Manzur
Ibn Manẓūr (Arabic: ابن منظور) (June–July 1233 - December 1311/January 1312) was a North African Arab lexicographer of the Arabic language and author of a large dictionary called Lisān al-ʿArab (the t...
Nonius Marcellus
Nonius Marcellus was a Roman grammarian of the 4th or 5th century AD. His only surviving work is the De compendiosa doctrina, a dictionary or encyclopedia in 20 books that shows his interests in anti...
Marie de Garis
Marie de Garis MBE (née Le Messurier) (15 June 1910 – 10 August 2010) was a Guernsey author and lexicographer, who wrote the Dictiounnaire Angllais-Guernésiais (English-Guernésiais dictionary), the fi...
Dehkhoda Dictionary Institute
The Dehkhoda Dictionary Institute (International Center for Persian Studies) is the main official international center for teaching the Persian language and literature in Iran. It was founded in 1945 ...
Dehkhoda Dictionary Institute - Wikipedia
Theodore Kavalliotis
Theodore Kavalliotis (Greek: Θεόδωρος Αναστασίου Καβαλλιώτης, Romanian: Teodor Kavalioti, 1718 – 11 August 1789) was a Greek Orthodox priest, teacher and a figure of the Greek Enlightenment....
Theodore Kavalliotis - Wikipedia
Frequent urination
Frequent urination, or urinary frequency, is the need to urinate more often than usual. It is often, though not necessarily, associated with urinary incontinence and polyuria (large total volume of ur...
Montagu C. Butler
Montagu Christie Butler, (b. 25 January 1884 in London, d. 5 May 1970) was a British academic, librarian, lexicographer, musician, and Esperantist. A winner of several prizes at the Royal Academy of M...
Eugène Lanti
Eugène Lanti was a pseudonym of Eugène Adam (19 July 1879 in Normandy, France – 17 January 1947 in Mexico). Lanti was an Esperantist, socialist and writer. He was a founder of Sennacieca Asocio Tutmon...
Eugène Lanti - Wikipedia
Nicolas Cleynaerts
Nicolas Cleynaerts (Clenardus or Clenard) (December 5, 1495 – 1542), Flemish grammarian and traveller, was born at Diest, in Brabant.
Cleynaerts was a follower of Jan Driedo. Educated at the Unive...
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Sven Lidman (lexicographer)
Sven Lidman (3 December 1921 – 28 February 2011), was a Swedish lexicographer living in Stockholm, son of the writer Sven Lidman.He was the main editor or managing director of several Swedish encyclop...
Sven Lidman (lexicographer) - Wikipedia
Josua Maaler
Josua Maaler (also Maler, Mahler, Latinized Pictorius; 1529–1599)was a Swiss pastor and lexicographer. He was the author of the first dictionary which focussed exclusively on the German language...
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Jose Villa Panganiban
Jose Villa Panganiban (12 June 1903 – 13 October 1972) was a lexicographer, professor, linguist, poet, playwright, author, and lyricist. Panganiban was a prolific writer, with over 1,000 works to his ...
Inka (beverage)
Inka is a Polish roasted grain beverage. Developed in the late 1960s during the communist era, Inka has been produced in Skawina since 1971, a centre of coffee production since the early 20th century....
Elof Hellquist
Elof Hellquist (1864 - 1933) was a Swedish scientist born in Norrköping.
William Evans (lexicographer)
William Evans (d. circa 1776), was a Welsh minister and lexicographer.
Evans came from Cefn-gwilli, Llanedi in Carmarthen and was educated at Carmarthen College under Dr. Jenkins, 1767–72. Early i...
Yasin Osman Kenadid
Yasin Osman Kenadid (Somali: Yaasiin Cismaan Keenadiid, Arabic: ياسين عثمان كينايديض‎) (1919-27 November 1988) was a Somali intellectual, writer and linguist. He was an influential liter...