Hamelin

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Hamelin a town in northern Germany (near Hanover) that is famous as the setting for the legend of the Pied Piper
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Usage

In literature:

Pied Piper of Hamelin, why tarry so long!
"Le Petit Nord" by Anne Elizabeth Caldwell (MacClanahan) Grenfell and Katie Spalding
It's sure they take us for Hamelin Town, and are eager to lay their ambushment.
"Journeys to Bagdad" by Charles S. Brooks
Browning's Pied Piper of Hamelin, etc.
"The War of Independence" by John Fiske
THE PIPER OF HAMELIN: A Fantastic Opera in Two Acts.
"In the Forbidden Land" by Arnold Henry Savage Landor
Agnes Bennett, one of the elder girls, impersonated the Pied Piper of Hamelin.
"The New Girl at St. Chad's" by Angela Brazil
The Pied Piper of Hamelin?
"Out Like a Light" by Gordon Randall Garrett
They remember only that the bankiva sang sweetly, and they followed it, as the children of Hamelin followed the pied piper.
"Myths & Legends of our New Possessions & Protectorate" by Charles M. Skinner
Hamelin Town was come again.
"Chimney-Pot Papers" by Charles S. Brooks
Like the little lame boy in that story of the 'Pied Piper of Hamelin.
"The Little Colonel's Christmas Vacation" by Annie Fellows Johnston
He looked like the Pied Piper of Hamelin.
"Where the Strange Trails Go Down" by E. Alexander Powell
He would have fiddled the children of Hamelin away from the Pied Piper.
"The Belovéd Vagabond" by William J. Locke
Browning, in his "Pied Piper of Hamelin," has but poetised one version of a world-wide tale.
"Literary Tours in The Highlands and Islands of Scotland" by Daniel Turner Holmes
The press sneered at the new Pied Piper of Hamelin, and poets sang of him.
"Melomaniacs" by James Huneker
You should have heard the Hamelin people Ringing the bells till they rocked the steeple.
"Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1" by Edward William Cole
Hamelin, M. de Trenis, and other renowned dancers came.
"The Memoirs of Madame Vigée Lebrun" by Marie Louise Elisabeth Vigée-Lebrun
THE PAY OF THE PIED PIPER: A LEGEND OF HAMELIN TOWN.
"Aubrey Beardsley" by Robert Ross
Through the Metidja, The Pied Piper of Hamelin.
"The Browning Cyclopædia" by Edward Berdoe
He went to sea with his uncle, J. F. E. Hamelin, in the "Venus" frigate in 1806 as cabin boy.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 12, Slice 8" by Various
Likewise in the "Pied Piper of Hamelin," and in Burns's "Tam O'Shanter.
"Special Method in the Reading of Complete English Classics" by Charles McMurry
Then, after many long days of traveling, the Toymakers at last reached the town of Hamelin.
"Mitz and Fritz of Germany" by Madeline Brandeis
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In poetry:

And wondrous impudently sweet,
Half of him passion, half conceit,
The blackbird calls adown the street
Like the piper of Hamelin.
"Behind the Closed Eye" by Francis Ledwidge

In news:

Pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin stays true to the score.
Marc-André Hamelin : The Enigma of Paris.
Hamelin , "Pierrot," and the KenCen Players.
Pianist Marc-Andre Hamelin played an intimate and engaging concert.
The pianist, music director for the 66th edition, will perform with Marc-André Hamelin.
Nocturne (Complaint) from Mignonettes 2:06 Josef Hofmann Marc-Andre Hamelin, piano Buy Now.
The tale of the Pied Piper of Hamelin gets a modern makeover at the hands of this mother-son team.
The media echo chamber hypes Hamelin's latest rodent 'plague.
Japanese balloon artist Shino's 'the Pied Piper of Hamelin'.
The German city of Hamelin may be in need of another Pied Piper - it seems the rats are back.
Hamelin, " Pierrot ," and the KenCen Players.
Marc-André Hamelin: The Enigma of Paris.
Longtime coach Walt Hameline and Co. Have had few victories as significant as well.
BERLIN – The German city of Hamelin may be in need of another Pied Piper — it seems the rats are back.
World- renowned pianist Marc-André Hamelin will be in San Marcos on Wednesday, Nov 7 as part of the ENCORE Performing Arts series.
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In science:

Hamelin, “Feasibility study of a Laue lens for hard x rays for space astronomy,” in Advances in Computational Methods for X-Ray and Neutron Optics.
Development status of a Laue lens project for gamma-ray astronomy
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