lambert
noun Etymology: Johann H. Lambert died 1777 German physicist & philosopher Date: 1915 the centimeter-gram-second unit of brightness equal to the brightness of a perfectly diffusing surface that radiates or reflects one lumen per square centimeter

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  • Lambert — may refer to*Lambert of Maastricht, bishop, saint, and martyr *Lambert of St Bertin or Lambert of St Omer, medieval encyclopedist *Lambert Mieszkowic, son of Mieszko I of Poland *Lambert McKenna, Irish scholar, Editor and Lexicographer. (1870… …   Wikipedia

  • Lambert — ist ein Vor und Familienname, siehe Lambert (Name) Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Lambert (Arkansas), Stadt in Arkansas Lambert (Mississippi), Stadt in Mississippi Lambert (Missouri), Stadt in Missouri Lambert (Montana), Stadt in Montana… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • lambert — LAMBÉRT, lamberţi, s.m. (fiz.) Unitate (tolerată) de măsură a luminanţei. [abr.: L] – Din fr. lambert, germ. Lambert. Trimis de LauraGellner, 16.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  lambért s. m., pl. lambérţi; simb. la …   Dicționar Român

  • Lambert — Lambert, MO U.S. village in Missouri Population (2000): 49 Housing Units (2000): 17 Land area (2000): 0.052007 sq. miles (0.134698 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.052007 sq. miles (0.134698 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • lambert — (saint ) (sin lan bêr) C est aujourd hui la Saint Lambert, Qui quitte sa place la perd ; locution qui vient, dit on, de ce que la ville de Troyes, prise le jour de la Saint Lambert en 1590, fut reprise presque aussitôt après. Il est aujourd hui… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • Lambert — masc. proper name, from French, from Ger. Lambert, from O.H.G. Lambreht, from lant land + beraht bright. O.E. cognate was Landbeorht. The popularity of the name from 12c. is probably due to immigration from Flanders, where St. Lambert of… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Lambert — Làmbert DEFINICIJA ONOMASTIKA m. os. ime njemačkog podrijetla, rij.; hip.: Bȇrti; Làmberta ž. os. ime; isto: Lambertína rij. pr.: Làmbert (Rijeka), Lámpe, Làmpert (I Slavonija, Pokuplje, Moslavina), Lámpič, Làmprecht (Varaždin), Làmprečnik,… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Lambert — m English, French, German, and Dutch: of Germanic origin, composed of the elements land land, territory + beorht famous. It was introduced to Britain by the Normans. Its frequency in Britain in the later Middle Ages, however, was mainly due to… …   First names dictionary

  • Lambert — Lambert, Jean Henri Lambert, leyes de …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Lambert — (Jean Henri) (1728 1777) mathématicien, physicien, philosophe et érudit français qui vécut en Allemagne; il démontra l incommensurabilité du nombre pi et étudia la trigonométrie sphérique et l optique. || TECH Système de projection Lambert:… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Lambert — Lambert, Lambertus althochdeutscher Ursprung, Bedeutungszusammensetzung aus: »Land« und »glänzend«. Namensträger: Hl. Lambert, christlicher Märtyrer …   Deutsch namen

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