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Franz Delitzsch (1813–1890)

Delitzsch, Franz. A German theologian; born in Leipzig, Feb. 23, 1813; died there, March 4, 1890. In 1867 he became professor of theology at Leipzig. Among his numerous works may be mentioned: ‘History of Jewish Poetry’ (1836); ‘The House of God’ (1848); ‘A Day in Capernaum’ (1871); and the translation of the New Testament into Hebrew (1877).