Whitney, William Dwight (18271894)

Whitney, William Dwight, American philologist, born in Massachusetts; studied at Yale College, where he became professor of Sanskrit, in which he was a proficient, and to the study of which he largely contributed; has done much for the science of language (18271894).

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

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