Peter Schrijver

Peter Schrijver (Dutch: [ˈsxrɛivər]; born 1963) is a Dutch linguist. He is a professor of Celtic languages at Utrecht University and a researcher of ancient Indo-European linguistics. He worked previously at Leiden University and the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.

Peter Schrijver
Born1963
CitizenshipDutch
Academic background
EducationLeiden University
Academic work
InstitutionsLeiden University
Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich
Utrecht University

He has published four books and a large number of articles on the history and the linguistics of Indo-European languages, particularly the description, reconstruction and syntax of the Celtic languages, and has lately been researching language change and language contact in ancient Europe.[1]


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