ernst theodor amadeus hoffmann

Hoffmann

[hof-muhn; for 1, 2 also German hawf-mahn]
noun
1.
E(rnst) T(heodor) A(madeus) (Wilhelm) [ernst tey-aw-dohr ah-mah-dey-oos vil-helm] , 1776–1822, German author, composer, and illustrator.
2.
Josef [joh-zuhf, -suhf] , 1870–1956, Viennese architect and designer, born in Austria-Hungary.
3.
Roald [roh-uhl, -ahl] , born 1937, U.S. chemist, born in Poland: Nobel Prize 1981.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To ernst theodor amadeus hoffmann
WordNet
ernst theodor amadeus hoffmann

noun
German writer of fantastic tales (1776-1822) [syn: Hoffmann
hoffmann

noun
1. Austrian architect known for his use of rectilinear units (1870-1956) 
2. German chemist (1818-1892) 
3. United States chemist (born in Poland) who used quantum mechanics to understand chemical reactions (born in 1937) 
4. German writer of fantastic tales (1776-1822) 
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature
FAVORITES
RECENT

;