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Niebuhr

[nee-boo r; for 1 also German nee-boor] /ˈni bʊər; for 1 also German ˈni bur/
noun
1.
Barthold Georg
[bahr-tawlt gey-awrk] /ˈbɑr tɔlt geɪˈɔrk/ (Show IPA),
1776–1831, German historian.
2.
Reinhold
[rahyn-hohld] /ˈraɪn hoʊld/ (Show IPA),
1892–1971, U.S. theologian and philosopher.
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Niebuhr

/ˈniːbʊə/
noun
1.
Barthold Georg (ˈbartɔlt ˈɡeːɔrk). 1776–1831, German historian, noted for his critical approach to sources, esp in History of Rome (1811–32)
2.
Reinhold (ˈraɪnˌhəʊld). 1892–1971, US Protestant theologian. His works include Moral Man and Immoral Society (1932) and The Nature and Destiny of Man (1941–43)
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