[ shmel-ing; German shmey-ling ]
/ ˈʃmɛl ɪŋ; German ˈʃmeɪ lɪŋ /
Max [maks; German mahks], /mæks; German mɑks/, 1905–2005, German boxer: world heavyweight champion 1930–32.
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Example sentences from the Web for Schmeling
Schmeling was German, though at the time we did not know he was not a Nazi.