or Fröbel biographical name Friedrich Wilhelm August 1782-1852 German educator

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  • Froebel — or Fröbel [frö′bəl; ] E [ frā′bəl] Friedrich (Wilhelm August) [frē′driH] 1782 1852; Ger. educator: originated the kindergarten system …   English World dictionary

  • Froebel — noun German educator who founded the kindergarten system (1782 1852) • Syn: ↑Friedrich Froebel, ↑Friedrich Wilhelm August Froebel • Instance Hypernyms: ↑educator, ↑pedagogue, ↑pedagog * * * Froebel see …   Useful english dictionary

  • Froebel — n. family name; Friedrich Froebel (1782 1852), German educator, originator and founder of the kindergarten system …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Froebel — Froebelian /freuh bee lee euhn, beel yeuhn, fray /, adj. /frddue beuhl/, n. Friedrich /frddee drddikh/, 1782 1852, German educational reformer: founder of the kindergarten system. * * * …   Universalium

  • Froebel — Froe•bel [[t]ˈfrœ bəl[/t]] n. big Frie•drich [[t]ˈfri drɪx[/t]] 1782–1852, German educational reformer: founder of the kindergarten system …   From formal English to slang

  • Froebel — /ˈfrɜbəl/ (say frerbuhl) noun Friedrich /ˈfridrɪk/ (say freedrik), 1782–1852, German educational reformer; founder of the kindergarten system …   Australian English dictionary

  • Froebel-Kan co., ldt. — Froebel Kan co., ldt. Repères historiques Création 1907 Fiche d’identité …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Froebel College — is one of the four constituent colleges of Roehampton University. The College was founded in 1892 by followers of Friedrich Froebel.External links* [ Froebel College, Roehampton University] *… …   Wikipedia

  • Froebel, Friedrich — ▪ German educator Froebel also spelled  Fröbel , in full  Friedrich Wilhelm August Froebel  born April 21, 1782, Oberweissbach, Thuringia, Ernestine Saxony [now in Germany] died June 21, 1852, Marienthal, near Bad Liebenstein, Thuringia… …   Universalium

  • Froebel Gifts — The Froebel Gifts (German: Fröbelgaben ) are a range of educational materials designed by Friedrich Froebel. They were first used in the original Kindergarten at Bad Blankenburg.Froebel advocated the importance of free play in childhood. Each… …   Wikipedia

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