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List of Famous Linguists

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. (161 items)
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    Conrad Brann

    1925 More
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    1951 More
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    David E. Johnson

    1946 More
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    David Graddol

    1953 More
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    David J. Peterson

    1981 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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    Divakar Sharma

    1933 More
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    1936 More
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    1948 More
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    Eduard Hermann

    1869 More
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    1884 More
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    Elizabeth Hill

    1900 More
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    Ermanna Guarino Grimaldi

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    1919 More
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    Felicitas D. Goodman

    1914 More
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    Flora Kaplan

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    1963 More
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    George Bowen

    1816 More
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    1904 More
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    1941 More
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    1925 More
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