Hugo Schuchardt

1842 - 1927

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Hugo Ernst Mario Schuchardt (4 February 1842, Gotha (Thuringia) – 21 April 1927, Graz (Styria)) was an eminent German linguist, best known for his work in the Romance languages, the Basque language, and in mixed languages, including pidgins, creoles, and the Lingua franca of the Mediterranean. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hugo Schuchardt has received more than 25,476 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Hugo Schuchardt is the 59th most popular linguist (down from 56th in 2019), the 2,089th most popular biography from Germany (down from 39th in 2019) and the 14th most popular German Linguist.

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Among linguists, Hugo Schuchardt ranks 59 out of 160Before him are Robert Morrison, Ghil'ad Zuckermann, August Leskien, Boris Kolker, Michael Halliday, and William Labov. After him are Germà Colón, Noah Webster, Josef Dobrovský, Jost Gippert, Claude Piron, and Émile Littré.

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Among people born in 1842, Hugo Schuchardt ranks 46Before him are Vilhelm Thomsen, François Coppée, Carl Zeller, José-Maria de Heredia, Maria Konopnicka, and Grand Duchess Alexandra Alexandrovna of Russia. After him are Emil Christian Hansen, Rikard Nordraak, Alexandre Ribot, Carl Millöcker, Ernest, Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld, and Eloy Alfaro. Among people deceased in 1927, Hugo Schuchardt ranks 50Before him are Vilhelm Thomsen, Sergey Sazonov, Ottavio Bottecchia, Fritz Hofmann, Dashi-Dorzho Itigilov, and Ahad Ha'am. After him are Gustave Whitehead, Vasily Polenov, Princess Elisabeth of Saxe-Altenburg, Miguel, Duke of Braganza, Inayat Khan, and Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hugo Schuchardt ranks 2,089 out of 5,289Before him are Gustav Schwab (1792), John A. Roebling (1806), Judith Malina (1926), Karl Ernst (1904), Marianne Weber (1870), and Hermann Ehrhardt (1881). After him are Klaus Voormann (1938), Hans Globke (1898), Gustave Whitehead (1874), Adolf Meyer (1881), Ernst von Salomon (1902), and Heinz Hoffmann (1910).

Among LINGUISTS In Germany

Among linguists born in Germany, Hugo Schuchardt ranks 14Before him are Michel Bréal (1832), Vasily Radlov (1837), Friedrich Christian Diez (1794), Karl Lachmann (1793), Hermann Paul (1846), and August Leskien (1840). After him are Jost Gippert (1956), Carl Brockelmann (1868), Alexander Gode (1906), Adolf Erman (1854), August Immanuel Bekker (1785), and Karl Brugmann (1849).