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Title: Thurneysen, Rudolf (1857-1940)
Author: Sean C. O'Rourke
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Homepage: http://www.yale.edu/linguist/students/orourke.html
Linguistic Field: History of Linguistics
Abstract: This article is a short biography of Rudolf Thurneysen, who made significant contributions to the study of comparative Indo-European, especially Celtic and Italic. He did extensive work on early Irish literature and was a pioneer in the study of early Irish law.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Venue: Encyclopedia of Language and Linguistics, 2nd ed.
Publication Info: Keith Brown (ed.). Oxford: Elsevier. 705-706 (vol. 12/14)


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