Balcikonis, Juozas Frantsevich

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Balčikonis, Juozas Frantsevich


Born Mar. 25, 1885, in ėriskei, present-day Panėvezė Raion; died Feb. 5, 1969, in Vilnius. Soviet linguist specializing in Baltic languages; member of the Academy of Sciences of the Lithuanian SSR (1946). He was one of the authors of the 15-volume Academy edition of Dictionary of the Lithuanian Language (1941–62).


“Nazvaniia litovskikh naselennykh punktov, obrazovannykh ot nazvanii rek i ozer.” Lingua Posnaniensis,1959, vol. 7.
“Apie pusdalyvio ir padalyvio vartojima.” In Rakstu krā jumas. Riga, 1959.
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