Ernest Gottlieb Sihler
Ernest Gottlieb Sihler (1853–1942) was a Professor of Classics at [New York University]. Born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, he was the son of Lutheran missionary Wilhelm Sihler and great-uncle to And...
Hans Ørberg
Hans Henning Ørberg (April 21, 1920 – February 17, 2010) was born in Denmark and received a master's degree in English, French and Latin at the University of Copenhagen. He dedicated a great part of h...
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Attilio Degrassi
Attilio Degrassi (1887 – 1969) was a pioneering Italian scholar of Latin epigraphy.Degrassi taught at the University of Padova where he trained, among others, the epigraphist Silvio Panciera, currentl...
Jozef IJsewijn
Jozef A. M. K. IJsewijn (Zwijndrecht, 30 December 1932 — Leuven, 27 November 1998) was a Belgian Latinist. He studied classical philology at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, where he became a profe...
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Ludvig Vibe
Frederik Ludvig Vibe (26 September 1803 – 21 June 1881) was a Norwegian classical philologist and educator. He was Professor of Greek language at the Royal Frederick University from 1838.He was born i...
Vincenzo de Vit
Vincenzo de Vit (b. Mestrina, near Padua, 10 July 1810; d. Domodossola, 17 August 1892) was an Italian Latin scholar and historian of Ancient Rome. He made his studies at Padua, was ordained priest in...
Louis Marie Quicherat
Louis-Marie Quicherat (1799–1884) was a French Latinist best known for his Latin Dictionary. He is referenced in the short story "Funes the Memorious" by Jorge Luis Borges.
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Nicolae Iorga
Nicolae Iorga ([nikoˈla.e ˈjorɡa]; sometimes Neculai Iorga, Nicolas Jorga, Nicolai Jorga or Nicola Jorga, born Nicu N. Iorga; January 17, 1871 – November 27, 1940) was a Romanian historian, politician...
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Ciriaco de' Pizzicolli
Ciriaco de' Pizzicolli or Cyriacus of Ancona (31 July 1391 — 1453/55) was a restlessly itinerant Italian humanist and antiquarian who came from a prominent family of merchants in Ancona. Sometimes he...
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Herbert Bloch
Herbert Bloch (18 August 1911 – 6 September 2006) was professor emeritus of Classics at Harvard and a renowned authority on Greek historiography, Roman epigraphy and archaeology, medieval monasticism,...
Ruben of Dairinis
Rubin of Dairinis (died 725) was an Irish scholar. He was, along with Cú Chuimne of Iona, responsible for the great compendium known as Collectio canonum Hibernensis (Irish collection of Canon law).
Giorgio Valla
Giorgio Valla (1447–1500) was an Italian academic, mathematician, philologist and translator.
Jerzy Linderski
Jerzy Linderski (born 21 August 1934) is a Polish contemporary scholar of ancient history and Roman religion and law.Currently George L. Paddison Professor of Latin Emeritus at the University of North...
Harold Whetstone Johnston
Harold Whetstone Johnston (1859-1912) was a classical historian and Professor of Latin at Indiana University who is most famous for writing The Private Life of the Romans.
Jules Marouzeau
Jules Marouzeau (1878–1964) was a French philologist.
Juan de Iriarte
Juan de Iriarte (15 December 1701 - 23 August 1771) was a Spanish writer, French and English translator in the Royal Chancery, Hellenist and latinist.
Born at Puerto de la Orotava, now Puerto de l...
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Johan Peter Weisse
Johan Peter Weisse (13 August 1832 – 7 March 1886) was a Norwegian philologist.
He was born in Fluberg as a son of physician Joachim Frederik Weisse and his wife Grethe Fleischer. His grandfather ...
Peter Luder
Peter Luder (1415–1472), a professor of Latin at the University of Heidelberg from 1456, was the first to introduce humanist ideas in the university.
Eric Otto Winstedt
Eric Otto Winstedt (1880, Oxford – January 29, 1955), or more commonly E. O. Winstedt, was a Latinist and gypsiologist. He translated Latin works to English, e. g. Marcus Tullius Cicero's letters to A...
Jan Hendrik Waszink
Jan Hendrik Waszink (17 October 1908, Renswoude – 5 October 1990, Lugano) was a Dutch Latin scholar, Professor of Latin at Leiden University. Best known as an expert on Tertullian, he also edited the ...
Reginald Foster (Latinist)
Reginald Foster O.C.D. (born November 14, 1939 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin) is an American Catholic priest and friar of the Order of Discalced Carmelites. He formerly worked in the "Latin Letters" section...
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Emil Schreiner
Emil Theodor Schreiner (26 November 1831 – 15 November 1910) was a Norwegian philologist and educator.
Schreiner was born in Christiania (now called Oslo) in 1831. He was the son of merchant Peter...
August Wilhelm Zumpt
August Wilhelm Zumpt (December 4, 1815 – April 22, 1877, Berlin) was a German classical scholar, known chiefly in connection with Latin epigraphy. He was a nephew of philologist Karl Gottlob Zum...
Milton W. Humphreys
Milton W. Humphreys (1844–1928) was an American Confederate sergeant during the American Civil War of 1861-1865 and an early scholar of Ancient Greek and Latin in the United States. He was the f...
Antonio de Nebrija
Antonio de Nebrija (1441 – 5 July 1522), also known as Antonio de Lebrija, Elio Antonio de Lebrija, Antonius Nebrissensis, and Antonio of Lebrixa, was a Spanish Renaissance scholar. He was a teacher, ...
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Frederik Moltke Bugge
Frederik Moltke Bugge (23 September 1806 – 9 July 1853) was a Norwegian philologist and educator.
He was born in Trondhjem as a son of bishop Peter Olivarius Bugge (1764–1849) and Cathrine Magdale...
Alfred Holder
Alfred Theophil Holder (Vienna, 4 April 1840 - Karlsruhe 12 January 1916), was chief librarian of the national library in Karlsruhe. He was an Austrian-German writer and student of several ancient lan...
Eiliv Skard
Eiliv Skard (19 October 1898 – 30 September 1978) was a Norwegian classical philologist.
He was born in Levanger as a son of educators Matias Skard (1846–1927) and Gyda Christensen (1868–191...