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Grimm

 (grĭm), Jakob Ludwig Karl 1785-1863.
German philologist and folklorist who formulated Grimm's Law (1822), the basis for much of modern comparative linguistics. With his brother Wilhelm Karl (1786-1859) he collected Germanic folk tales and published them as Grimm's Fairy Tales (1812-1815).

Grimm

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(Biography) Jakob Ludwig Karl (ˈjaːkɔp ˈluːtvɪç karl), 1785–1863, and his brother, Wilhelm Karl (ˈvɪlhɛlm karl), 1786–1859, German philologists and folklorists, who collaborated on Grimm's Fairy Tales (1812–22) and began a German dictionary. Jakob is noted also for his philological work Deutsche Grammatik (1819–37), in which he formulated the law named after him

Grimm

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n.
Jakob Ludwig Karl, 1785–1863, and his brother Wilhelm Karl, 1786–1859, German philologists and folklorists.
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Noun1.Grimm - the younger of the two Grimm brothers remembered best for their fairy stories (1786-1859)Grimm - the younger of the two Grimm brothers remembered best for their fairy stories (1786-1859)
2.Grimm - the older of the two Grimm brothers remembered best for their fairy storiesGrimm - the older of the two Grimm brothers remembered best for their fairy stories; also author of Grimm's law describing consonant changes in Germanic languages (1785-1863)
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Deponierekultivierung mit gereiftem Baggergut am Beispiel der Siedlungsabfall-deponie Grimmen (M-V) [Landfill recultivation using ripened dredged material with the example of the landfill Grimmen], in 7.
unter grimmen Schmertzen Besturtzt durchs scharffe Schwerdt' und ungeheuren Brand Durch libster Freunde Tod und Elend/als das Land In dem ich auffging til'/als toller Feinde Schertzen/ Als Laster-Zungen Spot mir rasend drang zu Hertzen/ Schrieb ich diss was du sihst mit noch zu zarter Hand Zwar Kindern/als ein Kind/doch reiner Andacht Pfand/ Tritt Leser nicht zu hart auff Blumen Erstes Mertzen/ Hier donnert/ich bekenn/mein rauher Abbas nicht/ Nicht Leo/der die Seel' auff dem Altar aussbricht/ Der Martrer Helden-Muth ist anders wo zu lesen: Ihr die ihr nichts mit Lust als frembde Fehler zehlt Bemuht euch ferner nicht: Ich sag' es was mir fehlt Dass meine Kindheit nicht gelehrt doch fromm gewesen.
A third, from the Jurassic of Grimmen, Germany, has been figured but not yet formally described (Ansorge 2003; preliminary investigation by the senior author suggests this may be a palpimanoid).