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  1. Jo·hann Gott·lieb [yoh-hahn gawt-leep] /ˈyoʊ hɑn ˈgɔt lip/, 1762–1814, German philosopher.
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Examples from the Web for fichte

Historical Examples

  • For Fichte He is moral order (a very evident recollection of Kant).

    Initiation into Philosophy

    Emile Faguet

  • It is what I tried to say the other day in my address on Fichte.

  • But Fichte belonged to the generation of Kant and Beethoven.

    Chosen Peoples

    Israel Zangwill

  • For my own part, I prefer the attitude of Fichte to that of Mr. Mozley.

  • Emerson kindled me, while Fichte powerfully stirred my moral pulse.

British Dictionary definitions for fichte


  1. Johann Gottlieb (joˈhan ˈɡɔtliːp). 1762–1814, German philosopher: expounded ethical idealism
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