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  1. Le·o·pold von [ley-aw-pawlt fuh n] /ˈleɪ ɔˌpɔlt fən/, 1795–1886, German historian.
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Historical Examples of ranke

  • At least Ranke asserts that this is the case with the 500,000 of Fran.

    The Rise of the Hugenots, Vol. 1 (of 2)

    Henry Martyn Baird

  • These Mr. Ranke found by accident in a bundle of old papers.

  • She won the friendship of such men as Ranke and Prince Puckler.

  • Ranke, in his "Elements of Physiology," makes it thirty-five a minute.

    Women Wage-Earners

    Helen Campbell

  • Hirsch, Siegfried, born in 1816, studied history under the celebrated historian Ranke.

    Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ

    Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.