Sayce, Archibald Henry

   D.Litt., LL.D., etc.
(b. 1846)
   Orientalist and philologist, etc. Principles of Comparative Philology (1874), Babylonian Literature (1877), Monuments of the Hittites (1881), Ancient Empires of the East (1884), Races of the Old Testament (1891), Babylonians and Assyrians (1900), Archæology of Cuneiform Inscriptions (1907), etc.

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  • Archibald Henry Sayce — (* 25. September 1846 in Shirehampton nahe Bristol; † 4. Februar 1933 in Bath) war englischer Orientalist und Archäologe. 1891 wurde er der erste Professor für Assyriologie in Oxford und blieb bis 1919 in dieser Stellung. Er gehört in die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sayce — (spr. ßëß), Archibald Henry, engl. Orientalist und Sprachforscher, geb. 25. Sept. 1846 in Stirehampton (Wales), studierte in Oxford und wurde 1869 zum Fellow von Queen s College daselbst, 1876 zum Professor der vergleichenden Sprachwissenschaft… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sayce — (spr. ßehß), Archibald Henry, engl. Sprachforscher und Assyriolog, geb. 25. März 1846 zu Shirehampton, seit 1876 Prof. zu Oxford; schrieb: »Grammar of the Assyrian language« (1875), »Introduction to the science of language« (1879), »Lectures on… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Archibald Sayce — The Rev. Archibald Henry Sayce (25 September 1846 4 February 1933), was a pioneer Assyriologist and linguist, who held a chair as Professor of Assyriology at the University of Oxford from 1891 to 1919.He was born in Shirehampton, Bristol, a… …   Wikipedia

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