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james_murray

  • noun Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915)
    Sir James Augustus Murray; James Augustus Murray; Murray; Sir James Murray; James Augustus Henry Murray; Sir James Augustus Henry Murray.

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lexicology

  • noun the branch of linguistics that studies the lexical component of language

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henry_watson_fowler

  • noun English lexicographer who wrote a well-known book on English usage (1858-1933)
    Fowler.

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samuel_johnson

  • noun English writer and lexicographer (1709-1784)
    Dr. Johnson; Johnson.

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nathaniel_bailey

  • noun English lexicographer who was the first to treat etymology consistently; his work was used as a reference by Samuel Johnson (died in 1742)
    Bailey; Nathan Bailey.

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noah_webster

  • noun United States lexicographer (1758-1843)
    Webster.

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lexicologist

  • noun a compiler or writer of a dictionary; a student of the lexical component of language
    lexicographer.

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synonymy

  • noun the semantic relation that holds between two words that can (in a given context) express the same meaning
    synonymousness; synonymity.

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florio

  • noun English lexicographer remembered for his Italian and English dictionary (1553-1625)
    John Florio.

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toponomy

  • noun the nomenclature of regional anatomy
    toponymy.
  • noun the branch of lexicology that studies the place names of a region or a language
    toponymy.

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murray

  • noun British classical scholar (born in Australia) who advocated the League of Nations and the United Nations (1866-1957)
    George Gilbert Aime Murphy; Gilbert Murray.
  • noun Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915)
    Sir James Augustus Murray; James Augustus Murray; Sir James Murray; James Murray; James Augustus Henry Murray; Sir James Augustus Henry Murray.

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bailey

  • noun United States singer (1918-1990)
    Pearl Mae Bailey; Pearl Bailey.
  • noun English lexicographer who was the first to treat etymology consistently; his work was used as a reference by Samuel Johnson (died in 1742)
    Nathaniel Bailey; Nathan Bailey.

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littre

  • noun French lexicographer (1801-1881)
    Maximilien Paul Emile Littre.

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neology

  • noun a newly invented word or phrase
    neologism; coinage.
  • noun the act of inventing a word or phrase
    neologism; coinage.

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craigie

  • noun English lexicographer who was a joint editor of the Oxford English Dictionary (1872-1966)
    Sir William Alexander Craigie; William A. Craigie.

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sir_james_augustus_henry_murray

  • noun Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915)
    Sir James Augustus Murray; James Augustus Murray; Murray; Sir James Murray; James Murray; James Augustus Henry Murray.

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dr._johnson

  • noun English writer and lexicographer (1709-1784)
    Johnson; Samuel Johnson.

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synonymity

  • noun the semantic relation that holds between two words that can (in a given context) express the same meaning
    synonymy; synonymousness.

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toponymy

  • noun the nomenclature of regional anatomy
    toponomy.
  • noun the branch of lexicology that studies the place names of a region or a language
    toponomy.

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etymology

  • noun a history of a word
  • noun the study of the sources and development of words

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sir_william_alexander_craigie

  • noun English lexicographer who was a joint editor of the Oxford English Dictionary (1872-1966)
    William A. Craigie; Craigie.

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james_augustus_henry_murray

  • noun Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915)
    Sir James Augustus Murray; James Augustus Murray; Murray; Sir James Murray; James Murray; Sir James Augustus Henry Murray.

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james_augustus_murray

  • noun Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915)
    Sir James Augustus Murray; Murray; Sir James Murray; James Murray; James Augustus Henry Murray; Sir James Augustus Henry Murray.

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sir_james_murray

  • noun Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915)
    Sir James Augustus Murray; James Augustus Murray; Murray; James Murray; James Augustus Henry Murray; Sir James Augustus Henry Murray.

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maximilien_paul_emile_littre

  • noun French lexicographer (1801-1881)
    Littre.

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johnson

  • noun English writer and lexicographer (1709-1784)
    Dr. Johnson; Samuel Johnson.
  • noun 36th President of the United States; was elected vice president and succeeded Kennedy when Kennedy was assassinated (1908-1973)
    Lyndon Johnson; Lyndon Baines Johnson; President Johnson; LBJ; President Lyndon Johnson.

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lexicographer

  • noun a compiler or writer of a dictionary; a student of the lexical component of language
    lexicologist.

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john_florio

  • noun English lexicographer remembered for his Italian and English dictionary (1553-1625)
    Florio.

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joseph_emerson_worcester

  • noun United States lexicographer who was accused of plagiarism by Noah Webster (1784-1865)
    Worcester.

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larousse

  • noun French lexicographer (1817-1875)
    Pierre Larousse; Pierre Athanase Larousse.

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william_a._craigie

  • noun English lexicographer who was a joint editor of the Oxford English Dictionary (1872-1966)
    Sir William Alexander Craigie; Craigie.

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fowler

  • noun English lexicographer who wrote a well-known book on English usage (1858-1933)
    Henry Watson Fowler.
  • noun someone who hunts wild birds for food

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webster

  • noun English playwright (1580-1625)
    John Webster.
  • noun United States politician and orator (1782-1817)
    Daniel Webster.

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coinage

  • noun coins collectively
    metal money; specie; mintage.
  • noun a newly invented word or phrase
    neologism; neology.

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nathan_bailey

  • noun English lexicographer who was the first to treat etymology consistently; his work was used as a reference by Samuel Johnson (died in 1742)
    Bailey; Nathaniel Bailey.

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pierre_larousse

  • noun French lexicographer (1817-1875)
    Larousse; Pierre Athanase Larousse.

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neologism

  • noun a newly invented word or phrase
    neology; coinage.
  • noun the act of inventing a word or phrase
    neology; coinage.

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pierre_athanase_larousse

  • noun French lexicographer (1817-1875)
    Larousse; Pierre Larousse.

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sir_james_augustus_murray

  • noun Scottish philologist and the lexicographer who shaped the Oxford English Dictionary (1837-1915)
    James Augustus Murray; Murray; Sir James Murray; James Murray; James Augustus Henry Murray; Sir James Augustus Henry Murray.

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worcester

  • noun United States lexicographer who was accused of plagiarism by Noah Webster (1784-1865)
    Joseph Emerson Worcester.
  • noun an industrial and university city in central Massachusetts to the west of Boston

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onomastics

  • noun the branch of lexicology that studies the forms and origins of proper names

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synonymousness

  • noun the semantic relation that holds between two words that can (in a given context) express the same meaning
    synonymy; synonymity.

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