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Sievers

[zee-fuh rs] /ˈzi fərs/
noun
1.
Eduard
[ey-doo-ahrt] /ˈeɪ du ɑrt/ (Show IPA),
1850–1932, German philologist.
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  • At Reisenburg Mr. Sievers was the great authority on all subjects: philosophical, literary, and political.

    Vivian Grey Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
  • Data for 1882-85 were secured by von Boeck and they have been quoted by Sievers and Hann.

  • "Mr. Sievers of course, then, cannot visit Beckendorff," said Vivian.

    Vivian Grey Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
  • There are numerous editions of the Heliand: by Sievers , by Rckert .

  • But, pray, my dear Prince, tell me what has happened to Sievers.

    Vivian Grey Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
  • Reply to Sievers' criticism of Trautmann's conjectural emendations.

    Beowulf R. W. Chambers
  • "I did not think that our next meeting would be in this city," said Mr. Sievers, smiling.

    Vivian Grey Earl of Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli
  • Sievers struck a match, and a well-like, vertical opening was revealed.

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  • A second later, in a silence that could be felt, he blew out the light, and followed Sievers into the tunnel.

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  • "It should be hereabouts," whispered Sievers, and his fingers searched the wall.

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