Nicolaus Copernicus


Nicolaus Copernicus
(1473-1543) Polish astronomer, developer of the Copernican System (theory that the planets revolve around the sun)

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  • Nicolaus Copernicus —     Nicolaus Copernicus     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Nicolaus Copernicus     Latinized form of Niclas Kopernik, the name of the founder of the heliocentric planetary theory; born at Torun (Thorn), 19 February, 1473, died at Frauenburg, 24 May,… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • NICOLAUS Copernicus — Mathematicus, Philosophus, Medicus celeberrimus, Thorunii natus, A. C. 1473. Graece insuper doctissimus. Bononiae diu moratus, Romae dein Mathemata docuit; in patriam reversus scripsit de motu Octavae Sphaerae, Philolai et Herachdis Pontici… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Nicolaus Copernicus — Nicolas Copernic « Copernic » redirige ici. Pour les autres significations, voir Copernic (homonymie). Nicolas Copernic …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Nicolaus Copernicus — noun Polish astronomer who produced a workable model of the solar system with the sun in the center (1473 1543) • Syn: ↑Copernicus, ↑Mikolaj Kopernik • Instance Hypernyms: ↑astronomer, ↑uranologist, ↑stargazer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nicolaus Copernicus Monument in Kraków — The Nicolaus Copernicus Monument in Kraków (Polish: Pomnik Mikołaja Kopernika) is a notable landmark of Kraków, Poland. It memorializes the astronomer Copernicus, who studied at the Kraków Academy and whose father came from that city, then the… …   Wikipedia

  • Nicolaus-Copernicus-Forschungsstelle — Die Nicolaus Copernicus Gesamtausgabe oder Nicolaus Copernicus Edition umfasst Werke über und von Nicolaus Copernicus, die von Münchner Wissenschaftlern bearbeitet und vom Berliner Akademie Verlag seit 1973, dem 500. Geburtsjahr des Astronomen,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nicolaus Copernicus Monument in Toruń — Monument to Copernicus, inscribed: Nicolaus Copernicus Thorunensis, terrae motor, solis caelique stator The Nicolaus Copernicus Monument in the home town of astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus (1473–1543) was erected in 1853 by a monument committee of …   Wikipedia

  • Nicolaus Copernicus Gesamtausgabe — Bandübersicht Band Jahr Titel I. 1974 De revolutionibus. Faksimile des Manuskriptes. II. 1984 De revolutionibus. Libri sex. Kritischer Text. III/1. 1998 Kommentar zu De revolutionibus III/3. 2007 De Revolutionibus. Die erste deutsche Übersetzung… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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