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Lyons, John, 1932-2020

LC control no.n 50037402
Descriptive conventionsrda
Personal name headingLyons, John, 1932-2020
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Variant(s)Lyons, John, 1932-
Lyons, J. (John), 1932-2020
Liyūnz, Jūn, 1932-2020
Laĭonz, Dzhon, 1932-2020
Lai'angzi, 1932-2020
Associated countryEngland
Associated placeCambridge (England)
Birth date1932-05-23
Death date2020-03-12
Place of birthStretford (Greater Manchester, England)
Field of activitySemantics
AffiliationTrinity Hall (University of Cambridge)
Profession or occupationLinguists
University and college faculty members
Found inStructural semantics, 1963.
Lyons, John. Introduction to theoretical linguistics. Russian. Vvedenie v teoreticheskui︠u︡ lingvistiku, 1978: title page (Dzhon Laĭonz)
OCLC, April 2, 2008 (hdg.: Lyons, John, 1932- ; usage: John Lyons; J. Lyons; Jūn Liyūnz; Dzhon Laĭonz; Lai'angzi)
English Wikipedia, viewed July 2, 2020 (John Lyons (linguist); Sir John Lyons FBA; born May 23, 1932, in Stretford, Lancashire; died March 12, 2020; British linguist, working on semantics; studied Classics at Cambridge; he also mastered Russian; he taught at Christ College, Cambridge, from 1961 to 1964; from 1964 to 1984, he was professor of linguistics at the universities of Edinburgh and Sussex; he then served as master of Trinity Hall, Cambridge, for 15 years before retiring in 2000; in retirement, he moved to France. Author of Structural semantics)
Associated languageeng rus