1. Max Si·mon [mahks zee-mawn] /mɑks ˈzi mɔn/, 1849–1923, Hungarian author, physician, and leader in the Zionist movement. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Historical Examples of nordau

  • That Nordau should have anticipated Nietzsche in this country is a public calamity.

    Musical Criticisms

    Arthur Johnstone

  • Nordau speeds his way, as from the box-office comes the chink of silver.


    James Huneker

  • "I leave it to you to judge for yourselves," said Doctor Nordau again.

  • Doctor Nordau thanked him and said he would be delighted to have it.

  • "Then I will leave you to judge for yourself," said Doctor Nordau.

British Dictionary definitions for nordau


  1. Max Simon (maks ˈziːmɔn), original name Max Simon Südfeld. 1849–1923, German author, born in Hungary; a leader of the Zionist movement
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