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British Dictionary definitions for arnim


  1. Achim von (ˈaxɪm fɔn). 1781–1831, German romantic poet. He published, with Clemens Brentano, the collection of folk songs, Des Knaben Wunderhorn (1805–08)
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Historical Examples

  • Bettina, the Countess of Arnim, a passionate admirer of Goethe.

    The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

    Edited by Rev. James Wood

  • Madame von Arnim greeted each one of her guests with the same stereotyped smile—the same polite phrases.

  • These clauses are commonly spoken of in Germany as the “Arnim paragraphs.”

  • The Elector of Saxony had forty thousand soldiers in spick and span new uniforms getting drilled by Arnim.

    The Mercenary

    W. J. Eccott

  • Arnim died suddenly at Dresden in 1641, whilst engaged in raising an army to free German soil from foreign armies of all kinds.