How Do You Spell GALEN?

Correct spelling for the English word "galen" is [ɡ_ˈeɪ_l_ə_n], [ɡˈe͡ɪlən], [ɡˈe‍ɪlən]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of GALEN

  1. Greek anatomist whose theories formed the basis of European medicine until the Renaissance (circa 130-200)

Common Misspellings for GALEN

Below is the list of 291 misspellings for the word "galen".

Usage Examples for GALEN

  1. Hippocrates had asserted that madness was simply a disease of the brain and then Galen had agreed and advocated merciful treatment of the insane. - "Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed." by S. A. Reilly
  2. Among her partisans was the king's cousin, Haakon Galen, a son of Sigurd Mouth's daughter Cecilia and Folkvid the Lawman, a brave and reckless youth who was deeply in love with the queen's niece, Mistress Christina. - "The Story of Norway" by Hjalmar H. Boyesen
  3. Underneath his Galen and Hippocrates were secreted copies of Euclid and Archimedes, to be studied at every available opportunity. - "Pioneers of Science" by Oliver Lodge
  4. Since a certain army surgeon, by name Haberlein, had departed this life, there was no leech at the Forest lodge, but my aunt and the chaplain, a man of few words but well trained in good works and a right pious servant of the Lord, were disciples of Galen, and the leech from Nuremberg came forth once a week, on each Tuesday; and since the death of Doctor Paul Rieter, of whom I have made mention, it was his successor Master Ulsenius. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers" by Georg Ebers
  5. " Galen Albret," announced the old woodsman, " here is the Ojibway, Jingoss." - "The Silent Places" by Steward Edward White