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Cowell, Edward Byles, an English Sanscrit scholar, born in 1826 at Ipswich, and educated at the grammar school there. He went to Magdalen Hall, Oxford, and was appointed Professor at Calcutta. In 1867 he was appointed Professor of Sanscrit at Cambridge, and in 1874 became Fellow of Corpus Christi College.