Share this entry

Share this page

Berlin, Sir Isaiah

Line breaks: Sir Isaiah Ber¦lin
Pronunciation: /bəːˈlɪn/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

Definition of Berlin, Sir Isaiah in English:

( 1909–97), Latvian-born British philosopher who concerned himself with the history of ideas. Notable works: Karl Marx (1939), Four Essays on Liberty (1959), and Vico and Herder (1976).

Definition of Berlin, Sir Isaiah in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtɛnɪbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure