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Definition of Lexicographer
LexicographerLexicographer Lex`i*cog"ra*pher (-[i^]*k[o^]g"r[.a]*f[~e]r),
n. [Gr. lexikogra`fos; lexiko`n dictionary + gra`fein to
write: cf. F. lexicographe. See Lexicon.]
The author or compiler of a lexicon or dictionary.
Every other author may aspire to praise; the
lexicographer can only hope to escape reproach; and
even this negative recompense has been yet granted to
very few. --Johnson.
Meaning of Lexicographer from wikipedia
- This list contains people
to the field
of lexicography, the theory
dictionaries. Contents: Top 0–9 A B C D E...
- Murray, FBA (/ˈmʌri/; 7 February
1837 – 26 July 1915) was a Scottish lexicographer
and philologist. He was the primary editor
of the Oxford English
- Sir William Smith
(20 May 1813 – 7 October
1893) was an English lexicographer
. He also made advances
in the teaching
of Gr**** and Latin
in schools. Smith...
Dent (born 1964/1965) is an English lexicographer
and etymologist. She has appeared
in "Dictionary Corner" on the Channel
4 game show Countdown...
- Benjamin Martin
(baptized 1705; died 1782) was a lexicographer
one of the early English
dictionaries, the Lingua Britannica Reformata
from many other
sources. Early studies
of English vocabulary
, the scholars
who formally study
- German prince
(d. 1553) 1575 – Bartol
Kašić, Croatian linguist
(d. 1650) 1589 – Gabriel
(d. 1613) 1607...
- "Encyclopaedia". Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved
July 27, 2010. An English lexicographer
, H.W. Fowler, wrote
in the preface
to the first edition
(1911) of The...
- Thomas Blount
(1618–1679) was an English antiquarian
. He was the son of Myles Blount
and was born at Bordesley...
- Benjamin Martin
to: Benjamin Martin
) (1704–1782), English lexicographer
and scientific instrument maker Benjamin
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