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Ghevont Alishan Biography | Poet

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Father Ghevont Alishan (Armenian) (1820-1901; also spelled Ghevond Alishan ) was an ordained Armenian Catholic priest, historian and a poet. He was awarded by the Legion of Honour of the French Academy (1866), an honorary member of the Asian Society of Italia, Archeological Society of Moscow, Venice Academy and Archeological Society of Saint-Petersburg.