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The American Spelling Book by Noah Webster

Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games. 2013.

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  • Webster, Noah — born Oct. 16, 1758, West Hartford, Conn., U.S. died May 28, 1843, New Haven, Conn. U.S. lexicographer and writer. He attended Yale University and then studied law. While working as a teacher in New York, he began his lifelong efforts to promote a …   Universalium

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  • ВЕБСТЕР Ноа — (Webster, Noah) (1758 1843), американский писатель, издатель, деятель просвещения, автор большого двухтомного Американского словаря английского языка (1828). Благодаря этой книге слово Вебстер практически стало синонимом слова словарь .… …   Энциклопедия Кольера

  • Noah Webster — (* 16. Oktober 1758 in West Hartford, Connecticut; † 15. April 1843 in New Haven, Connecticut) war ein amerikanischer Lexikograf, Rechtschreibreformer, Publizist, Übersetzer und Schriftsteller. Auf seine Reform gehen die meisten Unterschiede in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • УЭБСТЕР Ноа — УЭБСТЕР (Вебстер) Ноа (Webster, Noah) (16 октября 1758, штат Коннектикут 31 мая 1843, Нью Хейвен, Коннектикут), американский лексикограф, писатель, издатель, деятель просвещения. Автор большого двухтомного «Американского словаря английского… …   Энциклопедический словарь

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