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CAPITO (KÖPFEL), WOLFGANG FABRICIUS:

German Hebrew scholar; born at Hagenau, Alsace, in 1478; died Nov., 1541. In 1515 he was appointed professor of theology at Basel; and eight years later provost of St. Thomas, Strasburg. He wrote a Hebrew grammar and various theological works.

Bibliography:
  • Universal Biographical Dict. 1827, p. 327;
  • Meyer, Konversations-Lexikon, s.v.
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