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Hoffmann

[ hof-muhn; for 1, 2 also German hawf-mahn ]
/ ˈhɒf mən; for 1, 2 also German ˈhɔfˌmɑn /
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E(rnst) T(he·o·dor) A(ma·de·us) (Wil·helm) [ernst -tey-aw-dohr -ah-mah-dey-oos -vil-helm], /ɛrnst ˈteɪ ɔˌdoʊr ˌɑ mɑˈdeɪ ʊs ˈvɪl hɛlm/, 1776–1822, German author, composer, and illustrator.
Jo·sef [joh-zuhf, -suhf], /ˈdʒoʊ zəf, -səf/, 1870–1956, Viennese architect and designer, born in Austria-Hungary.
Ro·ald [roh-uhl, -ahl], /ˈroʊ əl, -ɑl/, born 1937, U.S. chemist, born in Poland: Nobel Prize 1981.

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