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Grünewald

[gry-nuh-vahlt] /ˈgrü nəˌvɑlt/
noun
1.
Mathias
[mah-tee-ahs] /mɑˈti ɑs/ (Show IPA),
(Mathias Neithardt-Gothardt) c1470–1528, German painter and architect.
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  • But I open my too-dreaming eyes—and yes; I am in the grunewald.

    Europe After 8:15 H. L. Mencken, George Jean Nathan and Willard Huntington Wright
  • Directly ahead of him loomed the grunewald, a splendid tower of white brick and terra-cotta.

  • Last fall many of the prisoners were employed in cutting down trees in the grunewald.

    Germany in War Time Mary Ethel McAuley
  • If I felt more strenuous, I would take a car out to the grunewald, a villa-colony suburb, with roads winding through pine woods.

  • If any crafty enemy sows dissension among us; turns the sword of comrade against comrade; then falls the Castle of grunewald!

    The Strong Arm Robert Barr
  • Now I ask you, can this Castle of grunewald ever be taken—excommunication or no excommunication?

    The Strong Arm Robert Barr
  • While awaiting an answer, he took refuge with friends, first in Munich, then in grunewald near Berlin.

    The Forerunners Romain Rolland
  • Most of these places are inclosed, but the one at the grunewald was open, and I often used to go there to see the soldiers.

    Germany in War Time Mary Ethel McAuley
British Dictionary definitions for grunewald

Grünewald

/German ˈɡryːnəvalt/
noun
1.
Matthias (maˈtiːas), original name Mathis Gothardt. ?1470–1528, German painter, the greatest exponent of late Gothic art in Germany. The Isenheim Altarpiece is regarded as his masterpiece
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