Rafn, Karl Christian (17961864)

Rafn, Karl Christian, Danish archæologist, born in Fünen; devoted his life to the study of northern antiquities; edited numerous Norse MSS.; executed translations of Norse literature; wrote original treatises in the same interest, and by his researches established the fact of the discovery of America by the Norsemen in the 10th century (17961864).

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

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