Peter Erasmus Christian Kaalund

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Kristian Kaalund

Peter Erasmus Christian Kaalund (19 August 1844, Søllested – 4 July 1919, Frederiksberg; also spelled Kristian or Kålund) was a Danish philologist who specialized in Scandinavian studies.

He was the main librarian of the Arnamagnæanske håndskriftsamling, the collection of Icelandic manuscripts of Árni Magnússon. In 1907 Kaalund received the Order of the Dannebrog.