Carstairs Douglas

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Carstairs Douglas
Born27 December 1830
Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire, Scotland
Died26 Julie 1877(1877-07-26) (aged 46)
Xiamen, Fujian, Cheenae (Qing dynasty)
ResidenceScotland
Cheenae
NaitionalityScots
Alma materVarsity o Glesga
Varsity o Edinburgh
TitleLL.D.
ParentsRev. Robert Douglas
Janet Monteath

Carstairs Douglas (Cheenese: 杜嘉德; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Tō· Ka-tek) (born 27 December 1830 in Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire; dee'd 26 Julie 1877 in Xiamen, Cheenae) wis a Scots meesionar, remembered chiefly for his writins concernin the Soothren Min leid o Fujian, in pairteecular his Chinese–English Dictionary of the Vernacular or Spoken Language of Amoy.