LJAPUNOV, Boris Mihajlovič. Bolobonovo 6.8.1862 — Leningrad 22.2.1942. Russian Linguist. Graduated 1885 St.Petersburg. Also student of Fortunatov. After a brief time as Lecturer at Harkiv (1897–99) he was in 1899–1923 Professor of Old Slavonian, Russian and Comparative Grammar at Odessa. From 1924 Academician in St.Petersburg.
Publications: Wrote on Russian and Slavic linguistics, etymology, etc.
Sources: Prabook.com; Vikipedija with photo.
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