Nouns denoting people

gladiator
a professional boxer
 
Henry Martyn Robert
United States parliamentary authority and author (in 1876) of Robert's Rules of Order (1837-1923)
 
Bela Bartok
Hungarian composer and pianist who collected Hungarian folk music; in 1940 he moved to the United States (1881-1945)
 
Mary Martin
United States actress (1913-1990)
 
histologist
anatomist who specializes in the microscopic study of animal tissues
 
aggressor
a confident assertive person who acts as instigator
 
talking head
a talker on television who talks directly into the cameras and whose upper body is all that is shown on the screen
 
tightwad
a miserly person
 
enfant terrible
a person whose unconventional behavior embarrasses others
 
plyer
someone who plies a trade
 
senior
a person who is older than you are
 
color guard
a ceremonial escort for the (regimental) colors
 
author
someone who originates or causes or initiates something
 
nude person
a naked person
 
Iberian
a native or inhabitant of the Iberian Peninsula (especially in ancient times)
 
John Amos Comenius
Czech educational reformer (1592-1670)
 
sufferer
one who suffers for the sake of principle
 
klutz
(Yiddish) a clumsy dolt
 
Calvinist
an adherent of the theological doctrines of John Calvin
 
Tojo Hideki
Japanese army officer who initiated the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and who assumed dictatorial control of Japan during World War II; he was subsequently tried and executed as a war criminal (1884-1948)
 
 List More