Ernst Faber

Ernst Faber (* 25. April 1839 in Coburg; † 26. September 1899 in Tsingtau) was a German Sinologe and Missionar.

Faber worked since 1864 for the Rheini mission company and stood since 1885 in services of the Evangelist-Protestant mission association in Shanghai (China). Faber was a outstanding connoisseur of the Chinese language and literature. It published several works in Chinese language and translated the Mark US gospel of the Bible into the Chinese.


see also: List of Sinologen

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