Alan R King - In Memoriam
Thread poster: Fabio Descalzi

Fabio Descalzi  Identity Verified
Uruguay
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Feb 26

Dearest colleagues and friends.

I was very shocked and saddened to hear that our dear colleague Alan R King has pased away. He was just 64. This is really sad and a great loss to all of us who have had contact with him.

At ProZ.com Alan contributed to the Linguistic Diversity forum since its very beginning in 2007: https://www.proz.com/forum/389

Alan was a very releva
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Dearest colleagues and friends.

I was very shocked and saddened to hear that our dear colleague Alan R King has pased away. He was just 64. This is really sad and a great loss to all of us who have had contact with him.

At ProZ.com Alan contributed to the Linguistic Diversity forum since its very beginning in 2007: https://www.proz.com/forum/389

Alan was a very relevant linguist, he deserved having his own article at Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_R._King - he will be remembered as a notable researcher in Euskera (the language of the Basque people of Spain and France) and Nawat (a Mesoamerican language).

I wish to express my sincere condolence to his acquaintances. May he rest in peace: https://www.proz.com/profile/625546

Regards,
Fabio

P.S.: you may also share your condolences at Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/alan.r.king

[Edited at 2019-02-26 13:07 GMT]
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Thayenga  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 16:11
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Such sad news Feb 28

Alan was a special person and an excellent translator. My sincere condolences to his family and friends. R. I.P. Alan.

 


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