Alexander Dunlop United States

Biography of Alexander Dunlop

Alexander Dunlop (1684-1747) was the first Professor of Greek at the University from 1704 to 1746.

Born in colonial Carolina, Dunlop came to Glasgow in 1690 when his father William was appointed Principal of the University. He published a Greek grammar that was used in many Scottish schools.


Alexander Dunlop
Classical Scholar

Born 1648, USA.
Died 27 April 1747.
University Link: Professor
Occupation categories: classical scholars
NNAF Reference: GB/NNAF/P162493
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Record last updated: 23rd Jul 2008

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