Christian Cyclopedia

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Pococke, Edward

(1604–91). Orientalist; b. Oxford, Eng.; educ. Oxford; chaplain to the Eng. factory Aleppo, Syria, 1630–36; prof. Arabic Oxford 1636–40; rector Childrey, Berkshire, 1642–47; prof. Heb. Oxford 1648. Helped prepare B. Walton's* polyglot Bible; other works include commentaries.

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