Crell, Michael a German Protestant theologian, who lived in the early half of the 17th century, was minister at Altenburg, and wrote, Spicilegium Poeticuen (Leipsic, 1629): — Anagrammatismorum Sylloge II (1631): — Breviarium Etymol. N.T. (Altenburg, 1645): — Syllabus Graeco-Biblicus (ibid. 1646; Rauneburg, 1663): — also some works on the Holy Scriptures. See Hoefer, Nouv. Biog. Generale, s.v.