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English linguist who contributed to linguistic semantics and to prosodic phonology and who was noted for his insistence on studying both sound and meaning in context (1890-1960)

a long narrow estuary (especially in Scotland)

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The end is, that this person, whoever he may be, was cleverly turned back southward on a false scent before the men in my employment crossed the Firth.
Through the foam of the firth, man makes his perilous way;
Homer Firth, the landscape man," he chanted, "wants permission to use blue flint on the new road, with turf gutters, and to plant silver firs each side.
Livia was briefly involved with a man who then stalked her SPOKESMAN FOR FIRTHS on harassment claims
Livia married Kingsman star Firth in 1997 and they have two sons, Luca, 16, and Matteo, 13.
Police have appealed for witnesses but believe the Firths were killed as they climbed out of their Ford Focus.
David and Sally Firth were struck by two cars when they made a trip to visit a Sheffield church.