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Rilke

[ ril-kuh ]
/ ˈrɪl kə /
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noun
Rai·ner Ma·ri·a [rahy-nuhr mah-ree-ah], /ˈraɪ nər mɑˈri ɑ/, 1875–1926, Austrian poet, born in Prague.
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Rilke
/ (ˈrɪlkə) /

noun
Rainer Maria (ˈrainər maˈriːa). 1875–1926, Austro-German poet, born in Prague. Author of intense visionary lyrics, notably in the Duino Elegies (1922) and Sonnets to Orpheus (1923)
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