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date: 09 May 2021

Williams, Sir Monier Monier-locked

  • A. A. Macdonell
  • , revised by J. B. Katz


Williams, Sir Monier Monier- (1819–1899), orientalist, was born on 12 November 1819 in Bombay, the third of the four sons of Colonel Monier Williams RE, surveyor-general, Bombay presidency, and his wife, Hannah Sophia, daughter of Thomas Brown of the East India Company civil service...

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