European Scholar

BRUGMANN, Karl

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  • Date of Birth: 1849-03-16
  • Born City: Wiesbaden
  • Born State/Country: Germany
  • Date of Death: 1919-06-29
  • Death City: Leiipzig
  • Death State/Country: Germany
  • Education: Study at Halle, 1867-8; Leipzig, 1868-71; Ph.D., 1871.
  • Professional Experience:

    Teacher, Gymnasium, Wiesbaden, 1871-2; Leipzig, 1872-7; asst. Russian Institute of Classical Philology, Leipzig, 1872-7; lecturer, Leipzig, 1877-82; prof. comp. philology, 1882-4; prof. comp. philology, Freiburg, 1884-7; prof. Sanskrit & comp. Linguistics, Leipzig, 1887-1919.

  • Publications:

    Grundriss der vergleichenden Grammatik der indogermanischen Sprachen, 2 voll. (188-93; 1897-1916); Griechenland. Grammatik weh appendix by L. Cohn, Griechenland. Lexikographie (1913); Morphologische Untersuchungen (with Osthoff), 5 vols. (1876-90); Kurze vergleichende Grammatik der indogermanischen. Sprachen (1904). 

  • Sources:

    W. Streitberg, SGW 73 (1921) 25-40; Id. Indogerm. Jahrb. 7 (1921) 143-52.