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Behrens

[bair-uh nz; German bey-ruh ns]
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  1. Pe·ter [pee-ter; German pey-tuhr] /ˈpi tər; German ˈpeɪ tər/, 1868–1940, German architect.
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  • Did he think of Behrens and curse her under his breath as he entered that tiresome room?

    Marriage

    H. G. Wells

  • Why generally and in all sorts of things does Behrens come in?

    Marriage

    H. G. Wells

  • He returned to Riga, and was well received by the Behrens family, in whose house he resided for some time.

  • Moreover, the narrative of the voyage was written not by Roggewein, but by a German named Behrens.

  • Behrens, the narrator of the expedition, considered them to be portions of the Terra Australis.

    The Solomon Islands and Their Natives

    H. B. (Henry Brougham) Guppy


British Dictionary definitions for behrens

Behrens

noun
  1. Peter . 1868–1940, German architect
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