Rasmus Christian Rask (1787-1832) was one of the most original and gifted linguists of his age.
It is now acknowledged by all linguists that this supposition is quite wrong, and that the Aryans probably came from Europe.
The Koreans are expert linguists, and the government made liberal grants to the linguistic schools.
Code breakers and linguists were consulted, chemists and biologists patched up their differences and worked together, and scientific groups were formed to share information and theories.
Especially famous have been the Jewish linguists, pre-eminent among them Theodor Benfey (1809-1881), the pioneer of modern comparative philology; and the Greek scholar and critic Jakob Bernays (1824-1881).