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[roikh-leen, roikh-leen]
  1. Jo·hann [yoh-hahn] /ˈyoʊ hɑn/, 1455–1522, German humanist scholar.
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Historical Examples of reuchlin

  • Reuchlin may properly be called the first great German humanist.

    History of Education

    Levi Seeley

  • Some writings of the humanist Reuchlin were also perused by them.

  • He was at Rome in 1516, and defended Reuchlin against the Dominicans.

  • The new learning was, of course, identified with the supporters of Reuchlin.

  • After that Reuchlin thirsted for Hebrew literature, but could not quench his thirst.

British Dictionary definitions for reuchlin


  1. Johann (joˈhan). 1455–1522, German humanist, who promoted the study of Greek and Hebrew
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