Emerson. born 1946, Brazilian motor-racing driver: Formula One world champion (1972,1974)
[fi-toh-nee-uh] /fɪˈtoʊ ni ə/ noun 1. either of two plants, Fittonia gigantea or F. verschaffeltii, of the acanthus family, native to South America, having conspicuously veined leaves and often cultivated as a houseplant.
Anglo-French fitz, from Old French fils, from Latin filius “son of” (see filial); used regularly in official rolls and hence the first element of many modern surnames; in later times used of illegitimate issue of royalty.
[fits-jer-uh ld] /fɪtsˈdʒɛr əld/ noun 1. Ella, 1918–96, U.S. jazz singer. 2. F(rancis) Scott (Key) 1896–1940, U.S. novelist and short-story writer. 3. a town in central Georgia. 4. a male given name. [fits-jer-uh ld] /fɪtsˈdʒɛr əld/ noun 1. Edward, 1809–83, English poet: translator of drama and poetry, especially of Omar Khayyám. 2. George Francis, 1851–1901, […]
noun, Physics. 1. the hypothesis that a moving body exhibits a contraction in the direction of motion when its velocity is close to the speed of light.