Elmar Muuk (1901 - 1941) MP

public profile

View Elmar Muuk's complete profile:

  • See if you are related to Elmar Muuk
  • Request to view Elmar Muuk's family tree


Birthplace: Eivere, Paide, Järvamaa
Death: Died in Sevurallag, Sverdlovski oblast, Russia
Managed by: Heiki Morna
Last Updated:
view all 15

Immediate Family

About Elmar Muuk

Elmar Muuk (26 December 1901 – 20 November 1941) was an Estonian linguist and author of a number of dictionaries and textbooks of the Estonian language, and was, together with Mihkel Veske and Johannes Aavik, responsible for development of Estonian as a modern European language. He was arrested by NKVD on 14 June 1941 in Tallinn and died in imprisonment in Sverdlovsk oblast.


Elmar Muuk (26. detsember 1901 Eivere küla, Järvamaa – 20. november 1941 Sevurallag, Sverdlovski oblast) oli eesti keeleteadlane. Võttis osa Vabadussõjast. NKVD arreteeris ta 14. juunil 1941.


view all

Elmar Muuk's Timeline

December 26, 1901
Eivere, Paide, Järvamaa
Age 30
November 20, 1941
Age 39
Sevurallag, Sverdlovski oblast, Russia