Definition of Mommsen, Theodor in English:

Mommsen, Theodor

proper noun

  • (1817–1903), German historian. He is noted for his three-volume History of Rome (1854–6; 1885) and his treatises on Roman constitutional law (1871–88). Nobel Prize for Literature (1902).

Pronunciation:

Mommsen, Theodor

/ˈmɒmz(ə)n/