goethe goethe  /ˈɡoʊθ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) German poet and novelist and dramatist who lived in Weimar (1749-1832)

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  1. Comments

    There have been some great collaborations between literary types and composers: Richard Strauss and von Hofmannsthal, Mahler and Ruckert, Mozart and Da Ponte, Verdi and Shakespeare, Schubert and Schiller and Goethe, Schumann and Heine, and I’m sure there are others I’ve not included.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: San Diego Reader

  2. Sacto 911: Gang member convicted of murder near Executive airport curses jury

    A Sacramento Superior Court jury today convicted Elijah Dupree Goethe of first-degree murder in the Oct. 12, 2008, shooting death of Joseph Washington on a street near Sacramento Executive Airport.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Sacramento Bee

Quotes

  • HL Mencken wrote once, "It is impossible to imagine Goethe or Beethoven being good at billiards or golf."
    on May 26, 2007 By: HL Mencken Source: Baltimore Sun

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