Heinrich August Jäschke
b. May 17, 1817 – d. September 24, 1883 • Missionary
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Jaeschke, Heinrich August
Jaeschke, Heinrich August (1817–1883)Moravian linguist and translator specializing in Tibetan Jaeschke was born in the Bohemian Protestant refugee community of Herrnhut, Saxony (present-day Germany), established in 1722 by Count Nikolaus Ludwig von Zinzendorf. Considered the greatest linguist in the