[urnst,, ernst] /ɜrnst,, ɛrnst/ (Show IPA), 1874–1945, German philosopher.
The following estimate, given by Cassirer, does ample justice both to the true and to the false elements in Kants doctrine.
A Commentary to Kant’s ‘Critique of Pure Reason’ Norman Kemp Smith
Ernst (ɛrnst). 1874–1945, German neo-Kantian philosopher. The Philosophy of Symbolic Forms (1923–29) analyses the symbols that underlie all manifestations, including myths and language, of human culture
Astronomy. a northern constellation between Cepheus and Perseus. Classical Mythology. the wife of Cepheus and mother of Andromeda. Historical Examples Turning towards the north, we see Cassiopeia between the Pole-star and the horizon. Half-hours with the Telescope Richard A. Proctor This is not, like Ursa Major, or like Cassiopeia, said to be “circumpolar.” The Story […]
cassena. dahoon. yaupon. Historical Examples The Amphitryon and cassina of Plautus were frequently given. Beatrice d’Este, Duchess of Milan, 1475-1497 Julia Mary Cartwright Seizing his long stick, the boy crept toward the fowl behind the screen offered by the cassina bushes. Captain Ted Louis Pendleton The chief, at length convinced, led the party to his […]
a port in and the capital of the state of St. Lucia, on the NW coast. one of the Windward Islands, in the E West Indies. an independent country comprising this island: a former British colony; gained independence 1979. 238 sq. mi. (616 sq. km). Capital: Castries. Historical Examples Two detachments were sent in search […]
Cipriano [sip-ree-ah-noh;; Spanish see-pree-ah-naw] /ˌsɪp riˈɑ noʊ;; Spanish ˌsi priˈɑ nɔ/ (Show IPA), 1858?–1924, Venezuelan military and political leader: president 1901–08; exiled 1908. Fidel [fi-del;; Spanish fee-th el] /fɪˈdɛl;; Spanish fiˈðɛl/ (Show IPA), (Fidel Castro Ruz) born 1927, Cuban revolutionary and political leader: prime minister 1959–76 and president 1976–2008. Contemporary Examples The interiority of Frederick […]