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Roswitha

[German rohs-vee-tah]
noun
  1. Hrotsvitha.
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Historical Examples

  • Roswitha was greeted by the world of the Renaissance as the "German Muse."

    Women of the Teutonic Nations

    Hermann Schoenfeld

  • It was in an atmosphere such as this that Roswitha passed her days.

    Of Six Medival Women

    Alice Kemp-Welch

  • It is in a spirit far different from that of her panegyric on the emperor Otho that Roswitha writes her dramas.

    Of Six Medival Women

    Alice Kemp-Welch

  • But what bearing, it may be asked, had Court life on the life of the nun Roswitha in the convent of Gandersheim?

    Of Six Medival Women

    Alice Kemp-Welch

  • Roswitha, on the other hand, avowedly wrote for the literary world, and with a special end in view as regards that world.

    Of Six Medival Women

    Alice Kemp-Welch