Aleksandr FREYMAN, USSR Orientalist. Specialist in Iranian studies; Professor, since 1919; Head, Chair of Iranian Philology, Leningrad University; corresponding member, USSR Academy of Science, since 1928; Honoured Worker of Science of Tadzhikistan Soviet Socialist Republic since 1949.
FREYMAN, Aleksandr was born in 1879.
1903 graduated Oriental Faculty, St. Petersburg University. Since 1903 continued studies of Iranian philology in Germany under the expert on Iranian studies C. Bartholomae.