from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Adler, Alfred 1870-1937. Austrian psychiatrist who rejected Sigmund Freud's emphasis on sexuality and theorized that neurotic behavior is an overcompensation for feelings of inferiority.
- Adler, Cyrus 1863-1940. American religious leader and educator who was president of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America (1924-1940) and edited scholarly works concerning Judaism.
- Adler, Felix 1851-1933. German-born American educator and reformer who founded the Society for Ethical Culture (1876), an organization dedicated to the teaching of ethical ideals.
- Adler, Mortimer Jerome 1902-2001. American educator and philosopher whose numerous published works include How to Read a Book (1940) and The Conditions of Philosophy (1965).
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- proper n. A surname.
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