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Definition of the noun linguist

What does linguist mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: linguists

  1. a specialist in linguistics
  2. a person who speaks more than one language


Who is Linguist?

Linguist is one of the founding members of Advanced Chemistry, a German hip-hop group from Heidelberg, South Germany. Advanced Chemistry was founded in 1987 by Linguist, Toni L, Gee-One, DJ Mike MD and MC Torch.


Linguist is a fictional character in the 2012 action comedy sci-fi film Men in Black III.

Phrases with Linguist

  1. Missionary-Linguist
  2. comparative linguist
  3. computational linguist

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Linguist

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Google previewSocial Principles of Education (1912)

by George Herbert Betts

For example, a stock-jobber runs a fancy farm as an incidental avocation; a professional linguist is an authority on birds; a celebrated actress raises blooded chickens; a banker is a craftsman of ability; an author dabbles in chemistry; ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning (2013)

by Michael Byram, Adelheid Hu

applied linguist is a consumer, or user, not a producer of theories« (Corder, 1973: 10). In practice, of course, this hierarchy was not as rigid as it may have been in theory. Many people worked both as linguists and applied linguists, many ...

Google previewBlind Obedience (2009)

The Structure and Content of Wittgenstein's Later Philosophy by Meredith Williams

The shift from the child's one-word vocables to the theoretical hypotheses of the field linguist is an utter mystery, compounded by the fact that our “shared” language is an illusion. Every language is a language of one, calling for the translation ...

Google previewMorphosyntactic Categories and the Expression of Possession (2013)

by Kersti Börjars, David Denison, Alan Scott

These benefits include a theoretical framework which rests firmly on elementary principles of cognitive psychology, but perhaps the most important attraction for a linguist is the possibility of facing uncertainty and complication in the data ...

Google previewStudies by Einar Haugen (1972)

Presented on the Occasion of his 65th Birthday, April 19, 1971 by Evelyn S. Firchow

It is questionable whether a linguist is the proper person to review this book. It is a contribution to semiotics ...

Google previewThe Oxford Dictionary of Pragmatics (2012)

by Yan Huang

functionalism functional independence principle A principle proposed by the New Zealand-born linguist Robyn Carston, which states that if the role played by a pragmatically derived aspect of utterance meaning subsumes the role of 'what ...

Google previewMnemotechny, or art of memory, theoretical and practical: with a mnemotechnic dictionary (1850)

by Pliny Miles

Champollion, Campcol'yun, Linguist, . Fr. 163 Charlemagne ...

Google previewFinnish-English dictionary (1916)

by Karl Vilhelm Arminen, Eetu Aaltio

linguist. -murre s. dialect. klell | n itr. tell tales, gossip. -nen a. (yhd.): s u o m e n- kielinen in Finnish language, Finnish. klellnlekka s. master of languages. klell|opllllnen a. grammatical, -oplnnot pl. studies of ...

Google previewDictionary of World Philosophy (2013)

by A. Pablo Iannone

Seminal among works in this area is Language and Woman's Place, by the linguist...

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Small photo of Venice, Italy - August 09, 2016 : Nicolo Tommaseo monument located in the Campo Santo Stefano, Venice, Italy. He is famous Italian linguist, journalist, essayist and editor, born 1802 in SebenicoSmall photo of monument Niccolo Tommaseo was italian linguist, journalist and essayist, Campo Santo Stefano in VeniceSmall photo of ZAGREB, CROATIA - SEPTEMBER 18: Stamp printed in Yugoslavia shows Dositej Obradovic, philosopher, linguist, minister of education of Serbia, circa 1963, on September 11, 2014, Zagreb, CroatiaSmall photo of Statue of Niccolo' Tommaseo in Venice, famous italian linguist, journalist and essayistSmall photo of GOMEL, BELARUS, APRIL 16, 2017. Stamp printed in Poland shows image of Jan Jozef Baranowski is a Polish economist and financier, nobleman, linguist, engineer and eminent inventor, circa 2011.Small photo of STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN - May 07, 2017: Bronze statue of Georg Stiernhielm, famous Swedish linguist and mathematician, by Johan Axel Wetterlund (1900) on southern facade of Royal Palace in Gamla Stan.Small photo of Belgrade, Serbia March 03, 2016: The grave of Vuk Stefanovic Karadzic a Serbian philologist and linguist who was the major reformer of the Serbian language. More...

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Sign Language Linguist Carol Padden: 2010 MacArthur Fellow | MacArthur Foundation

Sign language linguist Carol Padden was named a MacArthur Fellow in 2010. The Fellowship is a 500000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have ...

Scrabble value of L1I1N1G2U1I1S1T1

The value of this 8-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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