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Goethe

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biographical name Goe·the \ˈgə(r)-tə, ˈgœ-tə\

Definition of Goethe

  1. Johann Wolfgang von 1749–1832 Ger. poet & dram.

Goethean play \-tē-ən\ adjective



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