Share this entry

Share this page

Riemann, Bernhard

Syllabification: Rie·mann, Bernhard
Pronunciation: /ˈrēmən
 
/

Definition of Riemann, Bernhard in English:

( 1826–66), German mathematician; full name Georg Friedrich Bernhard Riemann. He founded Riemannian geometry, which is of fundamental importance to both mathematics and physics.

Definition of Riemann, Bernhard in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day Sprachgefühl
Pronunciation: ˈʃprɑːxɡəˌfuːl
noun
intuitive understanding of a language’s natural idiom…