\hˈɜːmən ˈadlə], \hˈɜːmən ˈadlə], \h_ˈɜː_m_ə_n ˈa_d_l_ə]\
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A German writer; born in Hanover, May 29, 1839. He has lived most of his life in England, where he has held many positions of high trust connected with his race, having been since 1891 chief rabbi of the British empire, and has been active in general benevolence. Besides sermons, lectures, etc., he has written: "The Jews in England"; "The Chief Rabbis of England"; "Ibn Gabirol, the Poet Philosopher", etc.
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- An American poet; born Newport, Ky., Dec. 18, 1815; died in Ind., Aug. 4, 1893. She is known for her patriotic and war poems, including: "Paddle Your Own Canoe"; "Left on the Battlefield"; etc. "Poems"(New York, 1865; Indianapolis, 1886).