Firmin Abauzit

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Firmin Abauzit ( b. Nov. 11, 1679, Uzès, Fr. - d. March 20, 1767, Geneva, Switz.) was a French Protestant theologian and a mathematician, a friend of Sir Isaac Newton, and much esteemed for his learning by Rousseau and Voltaire.[1]

Abauzit also contributed to a French translation of the New Testament.


References

  1. Nuttall Encyclopedia of General Knowledge, article on Abauzit, Firmin originally published in 1907 written by Reverend James Wood

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