man / homme (2) / 男人 (nánrén) / uomo,maschio / Mann / hombre,varón / 男 (otoko) / мужчи́на (muzhchína)
Tiki

Tiki

Tiki ou Ti'i (Tahitian) - Human representation carved in Oceania, taking the form of a statue or a...

Ahmad Zahir

Ahmad Zahir

Ahmad Zahir احمد ظاهر (1946 -1979) - An Afghan singer and composer, an unmatched icon of Afghanistan known...

Milton Friedman

Milton Friedman

Milton Friedman (1912 –2006) - An American economist - Opposing Keynesian government policies, he promoted an alternative macroeconomic...

Narcisse

Narcisse

Narcissus (Greek: Νάρκισσος Nárkissos) - In Greek mythology, a hunter from Thespiae known for his beauty and the...

Xuanzang

Xuanzang

Xuanzang 玄奘 (c. 602 – 664) - A Chinese Buddhist monk, scholar known for his decisive seventeen-year travel...

Amish

Amish

The Amish - Traditionalist Christian church mainly in North America which stems in 1693 from Jakob Ammann (1644-1730),...

Guru Nanak

Guru Nanak

Guru Nanak (1469 – 1539) / penjabi, ਗੁਰੂ ਨਾਨਕ ਦੇਵ (Gurū Nānak Dev) - The founder of Sikhism...

Kael

Kael

Ka'el - An annual contest in the Bodi tribe (Ethiopia), which takes place on the New Year, aims...

Jeff Bezos

Jeff Bezos

Jeffrey Preston Bezos né Jorgensen (1964-) - An American technology entrepreneur, founder, CEO, and president of Amazon.com, Inc....

Confucius

Confucius

Confucius 孔夫子 (551–479 BCE) - A Chinese philosopher and politician who lived during the Spring and Autumn period.His...

Ibn Sina

Ibn Sina

Ibn Sina ابن سینا‎ or Avicenna (c. 980 – June 1037) - a Persian Muslim polymath, physician and astronomer...

Jack Ma

Jack Ma

Jack Ma 马云 (1964-) - A Chinese billionaire, co-founder of Alibaba Group, 阿里巴巴集团, a multinational technology conglomerate.

Marabout

Marabout

Marabout مُرابِط‎ - A Muslim religious leader and teacher in North and West Africa – The term may...

Daruma

Daruma

Daruma だるま (doll) – A Japanese traditional doll (generally painted red but not only) modeled after Bodhidharma, the...

Thonmi Sambhota

Thonmi Sambhota

Thonmi Sambhota (7th century CE) ཐོན་མི་སམྦྷོ་ཊ་ - Minister of the emperor Songtsen Gampo and inventor of the Tibetan...

Alcuin

Alcuin

Alcuin of York (735 – 804 CE) or Ealhwine —An English scholar and clergyman who, at the invitation...

Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla

Nikola Tesla (1856-1943) - An inventor and electrical engineer (Serbian-American) – Contributions to the design of the modern...

Dangun

Dangun

Dangun 단군 (or Tan’gun) - The legendary founder and god-king of Gojoseon (the first Korean kingdom) in 2333...

Fa’afafine

Fa’afafine

Fa'afafine - Samoan biological males who behave in a range of feminine/masculine-gendered ways - Integrated part of Samoan...

man

How do we represent "a man" and what place does it take in cultures and societies? How do...

Naadam

Naadam

Naadam (or eriin gurvan naadam / эрийн гурван наадам) "the three games of men" - Intangible Cultural Heritage...

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