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Tremellius, John Immanuel

(Joannes; Tremellio; 1510–80). B. in ghetto at Ferrara, It.; bap. RC; prof. Heb. at Lucca, It.; fled to Switz. and became ev.; taught Strasbourg 1542–47, Cambridge 1548–53; helped write Book* of Common Prayer; tutor of princes at Zweibrücken 1554–58; rector Gymnasium at Hornbach 1559–61; taught at Heidelberg 1561–67, then at Metz, then at Sedan. Works include a Chaldean and Syriac grammar. See also Junius, Franciscus.

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