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Klein

Noun

1 German mathematician who created the Klein bottle (1849-1925) [syn: Felix Klein]
2 United States psychoanalyst (born in Austria) who was the first to specialize in the psychoanalysis of small children (1882-1960) [syn: Melanie Klein]
3 United States fashion designer noted for understated fashions (born in 1942) [syn: Calvin Klein, Calvin Richard Klein]

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Dutch

Etymology

klein, kleini

Pronunciation

  • (NL) /klɛɪn/|lang=nl
  • (BE) /klɛːn/|lang=nl

Adjective

  1. small, little

German

Etymology

klein, kleini

Pronunciation

  • /klaɪn/

Derived terms

Extensive Definition

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Klein in Czech: Klein
Klein in German: Klein
Klein in French: Klein
Klein in Korean: 클라인
Klein in Dutch: Klein
Klein in Japanese: クライン
Klein in Polish: Klein
Klein in Portuguese: Klein
Klein in Russian: Клайн
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