Definition of Niebuhr, Reinhold in English:

Niebuhr, Reinhold

Syllabification: Nie·buhr, Reinhold
Pronunciation: /ˈnēˌbo͝or
 
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( 1892–1971), US theologian and political activist. Professor of Christian ethics at Union Theological Seminary 1928–60, he wrote Moral Man and Immoral Society (1932) and The Irony of American History (1952).

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