QUIN, Ernest Gordon

QUIN, Ernest Gordon. 1910 — 1986. Irish Linguist also familiar with Sanskrit. Taught at Trinity College in Dublin. Publications: Wrote on Old Irish, e.g. Old-Irish Workbook. Dublin 1975. Sources: *www.ainm.ie/Bio.aspx?ID=1601, apparently full life, but in Irish.

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QUILES Sánchez, Ismael

QUILES Sánchez, Ismael. Pedralba, Valencia 4.7.1906 — Buenos Aires 8.2.1993. S.J. Spanish Orientalist in Argentina. In 1918-22 studies at seminary of Valencia, in 1922 joined S.J. Then further studies at Jesuit College in Zaragoza. Ph.D. 1930 Colegio Máximo de San Ignacio, Barcelona. Suffered of tuberculosis and moved to Santa Fe,…

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QUEYROZ, Fernão de

QUEYROZ, Fernão de. Canavezes near Amarante 1617 — Goa 12.4.1688. S.J. Portuguese Priest and Historian in India. Joined S.J. in 1631 and arrived at Cochin in 1635. In 1635-41 studied philosophy, then Theology in Goa. From 1647 taught Theology at St. Paul’s College in Goa. Rector of college in Thana…

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QUATREMÈRE, Étienne-Marc

QUATREMÈRE, Étienne-Marc. Paris 12.7.1782 — Paris 18.9.1857. French Oriental (Arabic and Persian) Scholar and Historian. Professor in Paris. Studies in Paris under Silvestre de Sacy. For a while taught Greek in Rouen, from 1815 member of A.I.B.-L. In 1819-57 Professor of Hebrew at Collège de France, in 1827-57 also Professor…

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QUACKENBOS, Georg Payn

QUACKENBOS, George Payn. 1879 — 1947. U.S. Linguist interested in Sanskrit. In 1910 Instructor in Latin at New York City College. N.B. there was an elder G.P.Q. (1826–81) who wrote a number of textbooks. Publications: “Classical allusions to the pearl-fisheries of the Persian Gulf”, Spiegel Mem. Vol. Bombay 1908, 251-255.…

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