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List of Famous Linguists

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List of famous linguists, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top linguists in the world? This includes the most prominent linguists, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable linguists is in alphabetical order and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic linguists were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned linguists.

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From reputable, prominent, and well known linguists to the lesser known linguists of today, these are some of the best professionals in the linguist field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous linguists ever?" and "What are the names of famous linguists?" then you're in the right place. (62 items)
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    Aleksandr Strakhov

    1948 More
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    1971 More
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    1951 More
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    1957 More
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    David Stuart

    1965 More
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    Dezső Szabó

    1879 More
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    1936 More
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    1884 More
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    1919 More
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    1963 More
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    1904 More
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    1941 More
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    Gyula Decsy

    1925 More
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    Haruo Aoki

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    1932 More
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    1749 More
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    Irene Heim

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    1949 More
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    1848 More
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    James Waite Dickson

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