Biography of Cristian Guillermo Ahlwardt (1760-1830)

German philologist, who was born in 1760 and died in 1830. He/She studied in Greiffswald, his hometown, and he/she was appointed rector of the gymnasium in Oldenburg, and after the Greiffswald. His most notable works are a translation of Ossian; a grammar of the Gaelic language; On the idylls of Theocritus; Essay for the elucidation of the niebelungen poem.