Lassen, Christian

Lassen, Christian, eminent Orientalist, born at Bergen; studied Pâli with Burnouf in Paris; became professor of Indian Languages and Literature in Bonn; contributed largely to our knowledge of cuneiform inscriptions, and wrote, among other works, an epoch-making work entitled “Indische Alterthumskunde.”

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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Lassalle, Ferdinand
Lassell, William
Lassen, Christian
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