- Category : 1883-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 6/3 - Role Model / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Obscuration 2
German Slavist best known for his translations of works of Slavic literature, such as his 1931 translation of the Primary Chronicle into German. He also conducted research of Slavic languages spoken in Germany. He also became known for his work on Balto-Slavic philology and Slavic folk poetry. In 1937 he became a member of the Nazi Party. He died on 4 October 1951, aged 68, in Jena.