Nouns denoting people

Sacajawea
the Shoshone guide and interpreter who guided the Lewis and Clark expedition part of the way
 
Basket Maker
early Amerindians related to the Pueblo; known for skill in making baskets
 
slider
a person who slips or slides because of loss of traction
 
constable
a police officer of the lowest rank
 
Varuna
in Vedism, god of the night sky who with his thousand eyes watches over human conduct and judges good and evil and punishes evildoers; often considered king of the Hindu gods and frequently paired with Mitra as an upholder of the world
 
Charles Robert Darwin
English natural scientist who formulated a theory of evolution by natural selection (1809-1882)
 
Thracian
an inhabitant of ancient Thrace
 
Herbert Marshall McLuhan
Canadian writer noted for his analyses of the mass media (1911-1980)
 
Altaic
any member of the peoples speaking a language in the Altaic language group
 
coloratura soprano
a lyric soprano who specializes in coloratura vocal music
 
Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier
French soldier who served under George Washington in the American Revolution (1757-1834)
 
Melchite
an eastern Christian in Egypt or Syria who adheres to the Orthodox faith as defined by the council of Chalcedon in 451 and as accepted by the Byzantine emperor
 
Vaslav Nijinsky
Russian dancer considered by many to be the greatest dancer of the 20th century (1890-1950)
 
magpie
an obnoxious and foolish and loquacious talker
 
Natalie Wood
United States film actress (1938-1981)
 
Norma Jean Baker
United States film actress noted for sex appeal (1926-1962)
 
lamb
a person easily deceived or cheated (especially in financial matters)
 
bookseller
the proprietor of a bookstore
 
brewer
the owner or manager of a brewery
 
Creon
(Greek mythology) the brother of Jocasta and uncle of Antigone who became king of Thebes after the fall of Oedipus
 
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