(17871866). Apostle of the Laplanders; b. Fredrikstad (Frederikstad; or Christiania?), Norw.; after serving in armed forces, studied theol. at Christiania; after ordination 1825, studied language of Laplanders. Tr. NT, Ps, and some of M. Luther's writings into Lapp; other works include a Lapp grammar and a Norw.-Lapp dictionary.
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