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Noun: Grimm  grim
  1. The younger of the two Grimm brothers remembered best for their fairy stories (1786-1859)
    - Wilhelm Grimm, Wilhelm Karl Grimm
     
  2. The older of the two Grimm brothers remembered best for their fairy stories; also author of Grimm's law describing consonant changes in Germanic languages (1785-1863)
    - Jakob Grimm, Jakob Ludwig Karl Grimm

Type of: author, linguist, linguistic scientist, writer

Encyclopedia: Grimm, Jakob