follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: Novels For Language Lovers

Schweitzer

[shwahyt-ser, shvahyt-] /ˈʃwaɪt sər, ˈʃvaɪt-/
noun
1.
Albert, 1875–1965, Alsatian writer, missionary, doctor, and musician in Africa: Nobel Peace Prize 1952.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for albert schweitzer

Schweitzer

/ˈʃwaɪtsə; ˈʃvaɪt-/
noun
1.
Albert. 1875–1965, Franco-German medical missionary, philosopher, theologian, and organist, born in Alsace. He took up medicine in 1905 and devoted most of his life after 1913 to a medical mission at Lambaréné, Gabon: Nobel peace prize 1952
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
albert schweitzer in Medicine

Schweitzer Schweit·zer (shwīt'sər, shvīt'-), Albert. 1875-1965.

French philosopher, physician, and musician who founded (1913) and spent much of his life at a missionary hospital in present-day Gabon. He won the 1952 Nobel Peace Prize.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for albert

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with albert schweitzer