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Webster and American Lexicography

  1. Sonja Launspach

Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781405198431.wbeal1276

The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics

How to Cite

Launspach, S. 2012. Webster and American Lexicography. The Encyclopedia of Applied Linguistics. .

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 NOV 2012

Abstract

Noah Webster (October 16, 1758–May 28, 1843) was a patriot, a prolific writer, and an educational reformer.

Keywords:

  • dictionaries;
  • lexicography;
  • pronunciation;
  • vocabulary