Definition of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

1. Noun. German poet and novelist and dramatist who lived in Weimar (1749-1832).

Exact synonyms: Goethe
Generic synonyms: Dramatist, Playwright, Novelist, Poet
Derivative terms: Goethean, Goethian

Lexicographical Neighbors of Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Johan August Strindberg
Johan Julius Christian Sibelius
Johan Kepler
Johann Bernoulli
Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller
Johann Friedrich Herbart
Johann Gottfried von Herder
Johann Gutenberg
Johann Joachim Winckelmann
Johann Ludwig Uhland
Johann Mendel
Johann Muller
Johann Sebastian Bach
Johann Strauss
Johann Winckelmann
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (current term)
Johannes Brahms
Johannes Diderik van der Waals
Johannes Eckhart
Johannes Evangelista Purkinje
Johannes Gutenberg
Johannes Kepler
Johannes Peter Muller
Johannes Vilhelm Jensen
Johannes van der Waals

Literary usage of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Stoddard Library: A Thousand Hours of Entertainment with the World's by John Lawson Stoddard (1910)
"... Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Bom at Frankfort on the Main, August 28,1749; died at Weimar, March 22, 1832. ..."

2. Werner's Readings and Recitations (1898)
"Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Christmas Guests. Lindsay Duncan. Cid and the Leper, The. JG Lockhart. Count Ludwig and the Wood-Spirit. Dinah M. Craik. ..."

3. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1903)
"... and the Reports of the Trustees of the Massachusetts Agricultural College. GOETHE, ge^te, AUGUST TON (1789-1830). The son of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ..."

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