[ nik-uh-lahy; German nee-koh-lah-ee ]
/ ˈnɪk əˌlaɪ; German ˌni koʊˈlɑ i /


(Carl) Ot·to (Eh·ren·fried) [kahrl awt-oh ey-ruh n-freet] /kɑrl ˈɔt oʊ ˈeɪ rənˌfrit/,1810–49, German composer.


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British Dictionary definitions for nicolai

/ (German nikoˈlaɪ) /


Carl Otto Ehrenfried (karl ˈɔto ˈeːrənfriːt). 1810–49, German composer: noted for his opera The Merry Wives of Windsor (1849)
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