German mathematician who was a major contributor to the development of modern algebra and geometry. She is best noted for introducing Noether’s theorem (1915).
a nymph who brought up the infant Zeus on the milk of a goat: in some versions she is the goat rather than a nymph. Historical Examples Others claim that it was the goat of Amalthaea, which fed Jupiter with her milk. The Ruins C. F. [Constantin Francois de] Volney Aulus Gellius says that Amalthaea […]
Classical Mythology, . Astronomy. a small natural satellite of the planet Jupiter. a nymph who brought up the infant Zeus on the milk of a goat: in some versions she is the goat rather than a nymph. Historical Examples But Rhea hid the child in a cave in the island of Crete, where the goat […]
. Contemporary Examples Opened in 2007 by Aman Resorts, Amanyara—meaning peaceful place—is as close to peaceful perfection as one can imagine. Gal With a Suitcase Jolie Hunt February 19, 2011 Vogue editor Anna Wintour was spotted in a water taxi with the bridal party on Friday night as they disembarked at the Aman Hotel. In […]
- Amana church society
a religious group founded in Germany in 1714, moved to New York State in 1843, and then to Iowa in 1855, where its villages have flourished as cooperative corporations since 1932.