Saint Elizabeth Ann (Bayley) (“Mother Seton”) 1774–1821, U.S. educator, social-welfare reformer, and religious leader: first native-born American to be canonized (1975).
Ernest Thompson, 1860–1946, English writer and illustrator in the U.S.
Ernest Thompson. 1860–1946, US author and illustrator of animal books, born in England
Edwin McMasters [muh k-mas-terz,, -mah-sterz] /məkˈmæs tərz,, -ˈmɑ stərz/ (Show IPA), 1814–69, U.S. statesman: Secretary of War 1862–67. Elizabeth Cady [key-dee] /ˈkeɪ di/ (Show IPA), 1815–1902, U.S. social reformer. a city in SW California. a male given name. Contemporary Examples Oh, Mexico! U.S. Pols Head South En Masse Tania Lara May 20, 2014 Obama, Fire […]
a region in Moldavia (Moldova), on the W shore of the Black Sea: formerly in Romania. Historical Examples The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 1 Various Theodoric the Goth Thomas Hodgkin Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c. Xavier Hommaire de Hell The Spirit of the Ghetto Hutchins […]
Friedrich Wilhelm [free-drik wil-helm;; German free-drikh vil-helm] /ˈfri drɪk ˈwɪl hɛlm;; German ˈfri drɪx ˈvɪl hɛlm/ (Show IPA), 1784–1846, German astronomer. Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 2 Various A Field Book of the Stars William Tyler Olcott A Popular History of Astronomy During the Nineteenth Century Agnes M. (Agnes Mary) Clerke […]
- Bessel function
one of several transcendental functions, usually represented as power series, that are solutions to a group of related differential equations.