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Wilson, Horace Hayman

Record IDcnp00389684
Biographical Data1786 - 1860
Place of BirthLondres
Place of DeathLondres
Last Edit2020-05-27

General Note

A aussi traduit du sanscrit en anglais
Orientaliste. - Philologue et historien
Engl. Orientalist, Indologe und Arzt; 1808: Assistent des Chirurgen in der bengalischen Niederlassung der British East India Company, Indien; Professor für Sanskrit (Orientalist); Bibliothekar (Bibliotheksdirektor); Lexikograph; er war der erste, der das Rigveda ins Englische übersetzte

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Further Biographical Data26.09.1786-08.05.1860
Academic Title or DegreeProf.
Intellectual ResponsibilityAuteur
Primary Language(s)English
ActivityIndologe (gnd)
Philologe (gnd)
Professor; Oxford, London (Wirkungsorte); Sanskritist; Philologe
Arzt (gnd)
Bibliothekar (gnd)
Lexikograf (gnd)
Orientalist (gnd)
Geographic NoteGB (iso3166)
NationalityUnited Kingdom

Place of Activity

Place of BirthLondres (1786)
Lieu de naissance
Place of ActivityLondon
Place of DeathLondres (1860)
Lieu de mort


HeadingWilson, Horace Hayman
used in: Bibliothèque nationale de France, Paris
Wilson, Horace H.
used in: Personal Names Authority File (PND), Germany; Common Library Network (GBV), Göttingen (Germany)
Complete NameWilson, Horace Hayman
Vollstaendiger Name
Wilson, John Horace Hayman
Vollstaendiger Name
Variant NameHayman Wilson, Horace
Wilson, H. H.
Wilson, H.H.
Wilson, H. H.


Found inA dictionary in Sanskrit and English / translated, amended and enlarged from an original compillation [sic] prepared by learned natives for the College of Fort William, by H. H. Wilson ; 3rd edition / edited by Jagunmohana Tarkalankara and Khettramohana Mookerjee, 1874. — Travels in India, Himalayan Provinces of Hindustan and the Punjab in Ladakh and Kashmir in Peshawar, Kabul, Kunduz and Bokhara from 1819 to 1825 / William Moorcroft, George Trebeck ; [pref. by] Horace Hayman Wilson, 1989 [reprod. de l'éd. de 1841]. — BN Cat. gén.. — BN Cat. gén. suppl.. — BN Cat. gén. 1960-1969. — DNB. — LoC-NA. — LCAuth. — WBIS: Deutsches Biographisches Archiv (DBA), British Biographical Archive (BBA), Indian Biographical Archive (IBA), Russisches Biographisches Archiv & Biographisches Archiv der Sowjetunion (RBA & BASU)
Imprint SourcesSelect Specimens of the Theatre of the Hindus. - 1826
The Vishnu Purana. - 1840
A Dictionary, Sanscrit and English. - 1819
Documents illustrative of the Burmese War .... - 1827
Historical Sketch of the kingdom of Pandya ... - 1836
Notes on the Indica of Ctesias. - 1836
The Mackenzie Collection. - 1828-1882
The dasa kumara charita, or, Adventures of ten princes. - 1846


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