Donnan

n. family name; city in Iowa (USA)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Donnan — can refer to: Saint Donnan Frederick G. Donnan, chemist Donnan equilibrium Harry Donnan, Australian cricketer Donnan, Iowa, a community in the United States This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an …   Wikipedia

  • Donnan — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Frederick George Donnan (1870–1956), britischer Chemiker William G. Donnan (1834–1908), US amerikanischer Politiker Donnan bezeichnet außerdem: Donnan (Iowa), einen Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten Siehe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Donnan —   [ dɔnən], Frederick George, britischer Chemiker, * Colombo (Sri Lanka) 6. 9. 1870, ✝ Canterbury 16. 12. 1956; Professor in Liverpool und London; arbeitete v. a. über die Theorie der Lösungen und osmotischen Erscheinungen sowie zur Kolloidchemie …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Donnan — This interesting surname, with spellings Dunn, Dunne, Donn, Donne, and Donnan, may be either Irish Gaelic or sometimes Anglo Saxon and Norman in origin. It derives from the Old Gaelic word donn , meaning brown, or the Old English pre 7th Century… …   Surnames reference

  • Donnan — Frederick G., English physical chemist, 1870–1956. See D. equilibrium, Gibbs D. equilibrium …   Medical dictionary

  • donnan — don·nan …   English syllables

  • Donnan, Iowa — Donnan   Ghost town   Site of Donnan …   Wikipedia

  • Donnán of Eigg — Born Likely to be Ireland Died 17 April, A.D. 617 Eigg Feast 17 April Patronage Eigg Saint Donnán (died 17 April 617), also known as Donan …   Wikipedia

  • Donnan potential — appears as a result of Donnan equilibrium, named after Frederick G. Donnan, which refers to the distribution of ion species between two ionic solutions separated by a semipermeable membrane or boundary. The boundary layer maintains an unequal… …   Wikipedia

  • Donnan, Saint — • Three or possibly four Irish saints of this name lived in the sixth and seventh centuries Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

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