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Milne, William

(1785–1822). B. Kinnethmont, ca. 28 mi. NW of Aberdeen, Scot.; educ. at a miss. coll. of the LMS at Gosport, Eng.; miss. to China, arriving Macao 1813; to Malacca 1815, where he became chief founder of the Anglo-Chinese Coll. 1818, which was moved to Hong Kong 1843. Helped R. Morrison* tr. the Bible into Chinese; other works include a commentary on Eph. See also Asia, C 2; Malaysia, 2.


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