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Biography - Ludwig Wittgenstein:

Austrian-British philosopher.
Born: 1889 - Died: 1951
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Austria
Austria

The meaning of a word is its use in the language.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
La signification d'un mot est son usage dans le langage.

German
Die Bedeutung eines Wortes ist sein Gebrauch in der Sprache.




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Thoughts at peace. That is the goal someone who philosophizes longs for.
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