BUCHER, Jakob. 18?? — 1???. Rev. German Missionary in South India. Working for Basel Mission in Dharwar and from 1890 in Mangalore as Superintendent of Anglo-Vernacular High School. Married. One pastor Jakob B. lived in 8.12.1865–25.10.1932, but he is unlikely.

Publications: A Kannada–English School Dictionary, chiefly based on the labours of F. Kittel. Mangalore 1899, 2nd ed. rev. and enl. by Chr. Watsa. Mangalore 1923, repr. Kannada–English Dictionary. 546 p. 1995.

Sources: Stray notes in Internet.

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