french Orientalist

Henri Eugène Xavier Louis Hyvernat (1858-1941)

HENRI EUGÈNE XAVIER LOUIS HYVERNAT (1858-1941) A French Orientalist. He was born in Saint-Julien-en-Jarret, Loire. He was educated at the Séminaire de Saint Jean at Lyons and the University of Lyons. He then studied theology in Paris (1882) and served as doctor of theology at the Pontifical University in Rome (1882-1885). He became professor of …

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Eusebe Renaudot (1646-1720)

EUSEBE RENAUDOT (1646-1720) A French Orientalist and liturgical writer. He was a member of the Académie française and the Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres. His published works are a history of the patriarchs of Alexandria, Historia Patriarcharum Alexandrinorum Jacobitarum (Paris, 1713), and a collection of Oriental liturgies, Liturgiarum Orientalium Collectio: Accendunt Dissertationes Quatuor (2 vols., …

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Dulaurier, Jean Paul Louis François Edouard Leuge (1807-1881)

DULAURIER, JEAN PAUL LOUIS FRANÇOIS EDOUARD LEUGE (1807-1881) A french Orientalist. He was born in Toulouse and studied under Silvestre de Sacy. He published descriptions of the stelae in the Toulouse Museum and various Coptic texts (1833-1835). He visited London in 1838 and copied the manuscript Pistis Sophia, with a view to complete publication of …

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