|Intro||German linguist and germanist|
|Type||Academia Literature Social science|
|Birth||15 December 1894, Schlitz, Vogelsbergkreis, Giessen Government Region, Hesse|
|Death||15 September 1970, Bad Salzuflen, Lippe, Detmold Government Region, North Rhine-Westphalia (aged 75 years)|
Jost Trier (15 December 1894 in Schlitz, Hesse – 15 September 1970 in Bad Salzuflen) was a German Germanic linguist and (Medievalist).
He taught as a professor at Münster University since 1932. In 1968 he was awarded the Konrad-Duden-Preis. He developed the lexical field theory.
- Der deutsche Wortschatz im Sinnbezirk des Verstandes, 1931