Francois Lenormant

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Francois Lenormant


France 1837 – 1883


Comments: Babylonian archaeologist and coin collector; Babylon; translated Assyrian cuneiform inscriptions from Akkadian and Sumerian;


Teachers: Charles Lenormant, father and expert on the Egyptians

Students: Samuel Noah Kramer; Oroboros Isis Gnosis Coven; Chuck Furnace; Rainbow Darkly; Catherine LaF*****; Ashbow AKA Orlando Mont***o; BoneBlossom;

Organizations: Bibliothèque Nationale de France; Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres;

Author: "Sur l'origine chrétienne des inscriptions sinaïtiques" in Journal Asiatique, XIII (1859) when he was 14 years old; Classification des monnaies des Lagides; Chaldean Magic, Its Origin And Development AKA La magie chez les chaldéens et les origines accadiennes (1874); Les Origines de l'histoire d'après la Bible;


Resources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fran%C3%A7ois_Lenormant; http://books.google.com/books/about/Chaldean_Magic.html?id=P_66HbZOPK4C ;