Definition of Luftmenschen
1. luftmensch [n] - See also: luftmensch
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Luftmenschen
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Literary usage of Luftmenschen
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Why Europe Leaves Home: A True Account of the Reasons which Cause Central by Kenneth Lewis Roberts (1922)
"luftmenschen or "air men." They are the true human parasites; and great numbers of them are found among the emigrants from Poland to America. ..."
2. The Voice of Jerusalem by Israel Zangwill (1921)
"... agriculture, economics, history, folk-psychology, all were left unstudied, and the Jews never showed themselves so completely luftmenschen as when they ..."
3. Das Sexualleben unserer Zeit in seinen Beziehungen zur modernen Kultur by Iwan Bloch (1908)
"tection of Girls and Women" tatkräftig in die Hand genommen worden ist, nach, daß 6/e der galizischen Juden als sogenannte ,,luftmenschen", ..."