|Born||26 May 1869|
|Died||12 July 1938 (aged 69)|
|Occupation||Linguist, orientalist, translator|
Frédéric Macler (26 May 1869 – 12 July 1938) was a French linguist, orientalist and translator.
Biography[change | change source]
A native of Mandeure, Macler learned Armenian, Assyrian, and Hebrew from Auguste Carrière. In 1911, he succeeded Antoine Meillet, as he took a chair in Armenian at the Institut national des langues et civilisations orientales, which he held until 1937. In 1919, he co-founded the Society for Armenian Studies. In 1920, he founded the Revue des Études Arméniennes, which he directed until 1933, with Antoine Meillet.
References[change | change source]
- "N 1855-1893: 118/358". Departmental archives of Doubs (in French).
- Mahé, Jean-Pierre (1983). "Ռևյու դեզ էթյուդ Արմենիեն" [Revue des Études Arméniennes]. Armenian Soviet Encyclopedia. Yerevan: Armenian Academy of Sciences. 9: 649.