Ernst

[ urnst; German ernst ]
/ ɜrnst; German ɛrnst /
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noun

Max [maks; German mahks] /mæks; German mɑks/, 1891–1976, German painter, in the U.S. 1941–49, in France 1949–76.
a male given name, form of Ernest.
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Ernst

/ (German ɛrnst) /

noun

Max (maks). 1891–1976, German painter, resident in France and the US, a prominent exponent of Dada and surrealism: developed the technique of collage
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