Author(s) : Sapkidi Olga (22/11/2002)Translation : Velentzas Georgios
For citation: Sapkidi Olga, "Valavanis, Ioannis",Encyclopaedia of the Hellenic World, Asia MinorURL: <http://www.ehw.gr/l.aspx?id=11711>
Ioannis Valavanis was one of the pioneers in the collection and study of linguistic material in the Pontus. He was awarded a prize in 1880 by the Greek Philological Association of Constantinople for his study on the Pontic language.
Date and Place of Death
1899, Kerasounta (Giresun)
Date and Place of Birth
1830, Kerasounta (Giresun)
1. Family – Education
2. Collection of Linguistic Material - Works
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