Definition of Spengler, Oswald in English:

Spengler, Oswald

Pronunciation: /ˈspeNGɡlər//ˈSHpeNG-/

proper noun

  • (1880–1936), German philosopher. In his book "The Decline of the West" (1918–22) he argued that civilizations undergo a seasonal cycle of a thousand years and are subject to growth and decay analogous to biological species.

Pronunciation:

Spengler, Oswald

/ˈspeNGɡlər//ˈSHpeNG-/