[ur-win] /ˈɜr wɪn/
a male given name: from Old English words meaning “boar” and “friend.”.
[ur-win-ee-uh] /ɜrˈwɪn i ə/ noun, Bacteriology. 1. a genus of rod-shaped bacteria that are pathogenic for plants.
- Erwin rommel
[rom-uh l, ruhm-; German rawm-uh l] /ˈrɒm əl, ˈrʌm-; German ˈrɔm əl/ noun 1. Erwin [ur-win;; German er-veen] /ˈɜr wɪn;; German ˈɛr vin/ (Show IPA), (“the Desert Fox”) 1891–1944, German field marshal: commander of the German forces in North Africa in World War II. /German ˈrɔməl/ noun 1. Erwin (ˈɛrviːn), nicknamed the Desert Fox. 1891–1944, […]
- Erwin schrodinger
[shroh-ding-er, shrey-; German shrœ-ding-uh r] /ˈʃroʊ dɪŋ ər, ˈʃreɪ-; German ˈʃrœ dɪŋ ər/ noun 1. Erwin [er-vin] /ˈɛr vɪn/ (Show IPA), 1887–1961, German physicist: Nobel prize 1933. /German ˈʃrøːdɪŋər/ noun 1. Erwin (ˈɛrviːn). 1887–1961, Austrian physicist, who discovered the wave equation: shared the Nobel prize for physics 1933 Schrödinger (shrō’dĭng-ər, shrā’-) Austrian physicist who founded […]
[er-uh-man-thee-uh n] /ˌɛr əˈmæn θi ən/ noun, Classical Mythology. 1. a savage boar that plagued Arcadia and was captured by Hercules. /ˌɛrɪˈmænθɪən/ noun 1. (Greek myth) a wild boar that ravaged the district around Mount Erymanthus: captured by Hercules as his fourth labour