Definition of Saussure, Ferdinand de in English:

Saussure, Ferdinand de

Pronunciation: /sōˈso͝or//-ˈsYr/

proper noun

  • (1857–1913), Swiss linguistics scholar. He was one of the founders of modern linguistics, and his work was fundamental to the development of structuralism.

Pronunciation:

Saussure, Ferdinand de

/sōˈso͝or//-ˈsYr/