- E·ma·nu·el [ey-mah-noo-el] /eɪˈmɑ nu ɛl/, 1868–1941, German chess player, mathematician, and author.
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Examples from the Web for lasker
I thought that since Dr. Lasker had played it so often, it should be good.Chess Fundamentals
Jos Ral Capablanca
Heyl had told her that Lasker was always at his desk at eight.
Lasker picked it up in his two hands, held it off, and scrutinized it.
Compulsory quick moving is the thing for gaiety, and that is why, though we revere Steinitz and Lasker, it is Bird we love.Certain Personal Matters
H. G. Wells
Lasker objected to these “elastic paragraphs,” an expression for which in recent years there has been abundant use.
- Emanuel. 1868–1941, German chess player: world champion (1894–1921)
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