WIESMANN (1871-1948)

A German exegete. He entered the Society of Jesus on 30 September 1890 and was ordained priest on 2 February 1913. Wiesmann was professor of exegesis and of at the Institute of Philosophy and in -am-Main.

Besides works on various of the Near East, he published some twenty studies on Coptic grammar and vocabulary.

DU BOURGUET, S.J.