Nouns denoting people

Jasper Johns
United States artist and proponent of pop art (born in 1930)
 
homeless person
someone unfortunate without housing
 
striker
an employee on strike against an employer
 
gangsta
(Black English) a member of a youth gang
 
flanker
a back stationed wide of the scrimmage line; used as a pass receiver
 
middleweight
a professional boxer who weighs between 155 and 160 pounds
 
numen
a spirit believed to inhabit an object or preside over a place (especially in ancient Roman religion)
 
auspex
(ancient Rome) a religious official who interpreted omens to guide public policy
 
Clyde William Tombaugh
United States astronomer who discovered the planet Pluto (1906-1997)
 
New Yorker
a native or resident of New York (especially of New York City)
 
Bishop Berkeley
Irish philosopher and Anglican bishop who opposed the materialism of Thomas Hobbes (1685-1753)
 
Esme Stuart Lennox Robinson
Irish playwright and theater manager in Dublin (1886-1958)
 
Jean Piaget
Swiss psychologist remembered for his studies of cognitive development in children (1896-1980)
 
Sojourner Truth
United States abolitionist and feminist who was freed from slavery and became a leading advocate of the abolition of slavery and for the rights of women (1797-1883)
 
innovator
someone who helps to open up a new line of research or technology or art
 
aeon
(Gnosticism) a divine power or nature emanating from the Supreme Being and playing various roles in the operation of the universe
 
professional
a person engaged in one of the learned professions
 
gamine
a girl of impish appeal
 
margrave
a German nobleman ranking above a count (corresponding in rank to a British marquess)
 
Joseph
(Old Testament) the 11th son of Jacob and one of the 12 patriarchs of Israel; Jacob gave Joseph a coat of many colors, which made his brothers jealous and they sold him into slavery in Egypt
 
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