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Alexandre de Rhodes (Wiki Commons)

Alexandre de Rhodes, S.J. (15 March 1591[1] – 5 November 1660) was a Avignonese Jesuit missionary and lexicographer who had a lasting impact on Christianity in Vietnam. He wrote the Dictionarium Annamiticum Lusitanum et Latinum, the first trilingual Vietnamese-Portuguese-Latin dictionary, published in Rome, in 1651. — Wikipedia