PREVEDEN, Francis Ralph. Kamenica, Croatia 1890 — Washington, DC 1959.U.S. Linguist. Born in Croatia, came to the U.S.A. in 1922. Ph.D. 1927 Chicago. Professor of Classics at De Paul University 1926-33-and at Duquesne University 1938-41. In 1942-59 served as a translator for various government agencies. Married.

Publications: Mainly wrote on Balto-Slavic and especially on Croatian history; also on classical philology.

– “Etymological Miscellanies”, Language 5, 1929, 147-154 Francis R. Preveden (5 IE etymologies).

Sources: Stray notes in Internet;;

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