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Eucken

[oi-kuh n]
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noun
  1. Ru·dolph Chris·toph [roo-dawlf kris-tawf] /ˈru dɔlf ˈkrɪs tɔf/, 1846–1926, German philosopher: Nobel Prize in Literature 1908.
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Historical Examples

  • Professor Eucken (at last giving way): "What is this, waiter?"

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 146, March 18, 1914

    Various

  • Who can doubt the reality of "the spiritual life" after he has seen Eucken?

    Six Major Prophets

    Edwin Emery Slosson

  • Professor Eucken's wife and daughter came with him on his visit to America.

    Six Major Prophets

    Edwin Emery Slosson

  • But Eucken is evidently not afraid that being heard will impair his veracity.

    Six Major Prophets

    Edwin Emery Slosson

  • Eucken and Bergson met for the first time at Columbia University in 1912.

    Six Major Prophets

    Edwin Emery Slosson


British Dictionary definitions for eucken

Eucken

noun
  1. Rudolph Christoph (ˈruːdɔlf ˈkrɪstɔf). 1846–1926, German idealist philosopher: Nobel prize for literature 1908
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