Became known, where will pass farewell to academician Zaliznyak

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Farewell to an outstanding scientist Andrey Zaliznyak, most likely, will pass in the Russian Academy of Sciences, told RIA Novosti the Dean of the history faculty of Moscow state University Ivan Tuchkov.

On Sunday it became known about the death Zaliznyak on 83-m to year of life.

«Goodbye, I think will be in the Academy, not the University. The Academy of Sciences, is likely to be goodbye. It is clear that we’ll all be there,» said Tuchkov.

He also noted that the contribution of Zaliznyak to science was enormous. According to him, the role that the scientist played in the study of the Novgorod birch-bark letters, allows you to extend and increase knowledge about Novgorod.

«It’s really such a big figure and what was done and what he studied and how he did it. This loss is tragic. In the world all believe that no one is irreplaceable, really. His interest, his passion for science, the results of which were made a truly enormous contribution to the study of Philology, the study of Russian culture,» said Tuchkov.

Andrey Zaliznyak — linguist, specialist in the field of modern and historical Russian grammar, comparative and General linguistics. A number of works devoted to the study of the Novgorod birch-bark letters. Also thanks to the research Zaliznyak was completed the debate on the authenticity of the manuscript of «the Word about Igor’s regiment».