Jaan Puhvel is an Estonian-American Indo-Europeanist. As a student of Georges Dumezil, he also specializes in comparative mythology.
About Jaan Puhvel
An Estonian-American, Indo-Europeanist who is best known for his Hittite Etymological Dictionary.
He was born and raised in Tallinn, Estonia.
He was a student of French philologist Georges Dumezil.
His brother Martin Puhvel is also a linguist.
He was born in the same country as fellow linguist Jakob Hurt.
Information related to Jaan Puhvel
- Linguists from Estonia
- Estonian World War II refugees
- American linguists