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Arendt

[air-uh nt, ahr-]
noun
  1. Hannah,1906–75, U.S. author, political scientist, and teacher, born in Germany.
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Historical Examples of arendt

  • Before Arendt's departure, he said to him, "Beg the Emperor to pardon me."

    Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 57, No. 356, June, 1845

    Various

  • Arendt left and went past his own home to Stra, which was the residence of the Danish bailiff.

    Sweden

    Victor Nilsson

  • Arendt was enraged when he found that Gustavus had made his escape.

    Sweden

    Victor Nilsson

  • Dr. Arendt is a member of the reichstag, from one of the agricultural constituencies.

    The Old World and Its Ways

    William Jennings Bryan

  • Arendt assured me confidently that all was over, and that he could not live out the day.


British Dictionary definitions for arendt

Arendt

noun
  1. Hannah. 1906–75, US political philosopher, born in Germany. Her publications include The Origins of Totalitarianism (1951) and Eichmann in Jerusalem (1961)
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