HyperDic: tolkien

English > 1 sense of the word Tolkien:
NOUNperson Tolkien, J.R.R. Tolkien, John Ronald Reuel TolkienBritish philologist and writer of fantasies (born in South Africa) (1892-1973)
English > Tolkien: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningBritish philologist and writer of fantasies (born in South Africa) (1892-1973).
SynonymsJ.R.R. Tolkien, John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
Instance ofphilologist, philologueA humanist specializing in classical scholarship
writer, authorWrites (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
SpanishJohn Ronald Reuel Tolkien, J.R.R. Tolkien, Tolkien
CatalanJohn Ronald Reuel Tolkien, J.R.R. Tolkien, Tolkien

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