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  1. Wolfe, Tom Wolfe, Thomas Wolfe, Thomas Kennerly Wolfe Jr.noun

    United States writer who has written extensively on American culture (born in 1931)

  2. Wolfe, Thomas Wolfe, Thomas Clayton Wolfenoun

    United States writer best known for his autobiographical novels (1900-1938)


  1. Wolfenoun

    of English and German origin, a variant of Wolf.


  1. Wolfe

    Wolfe was a former provincial electoral district in the Estrie region of Quebec, Canada. It was created for the 1890 election from part of Richmond-Wolfe electoral district. Its final election was in 1970. It disappeared in the 1973 election and its successor electoral districts were Frontenac, Mégantic-Compton and Richmond. Wolfe was named in honour of General James Wolfe, who led the English side in the Battle of the Plains of Abraham.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wolfe in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Wolfe in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    Interestingly enough,” said Alahverdian, “Thomas Wolfe thought he was one with the gods. But this was to be expected with a writer of his stature and talent. Thomas Wolfe had what is colloquially known as the “God complex” — that is, he felt that because of his God-like stature, his writing could save the world and cure it of its ailments.”

  2. Jay Nixon:

    Tim Wolfe’s resignation was a necessary step toward healing and reconciliation on the University of Missouri campus, and I appreciate his decision to do so.

  3. Marcel Neeleman:

    The fact that we found the Wolfe Disk using this method, tells us that it belongs to the normal population of galaxies present at early times, when our newest observations with ALMA surprisingly showed that it is rotating, we realized that early rotating disk galaxies are not as rare as we thought and that there should be a lot more of them out there. Thanks to ALMA, we now have unambiguous evidence that they occur as early as 1.5 billion years after Big Bang.

  4. Nicholas Alahverdian:

    Perpetually restless, Thomas Wolfe was “without a home — a vagabond since [he] was seven” and seeking out where he belonged physically (i.e. in Asheville, his home or Harvard) as well as intellectually. This concept that he was indeed without a father led him to gain greater understanding, eventually realizing that his search for a patriarch was not merely a “father in the flesh,” but a substitution for God, a guiding light, and an alluring source of inspiration.

  5. Peter Anderson:

    Randy Wolfe did not create the descending chromatic scale.

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