Born
biographical name Max 1882-1970 German physicist

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  • born — [ bɔrn ] adjective *** 1. ) never before noun when a baby is born, it comes out of its mother s body and starts its life. The time when you are born is your birth, and a mother gives birth to a baby: Her grandfather died before she was born. born …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Born — steht für: die historische oder historisierend poetische Bezeichnung für einen Brunnen born, eine davon abgeleitete Gewässer und Ortsbezeichnung Born (Familienname), der Familienname Born Born (Berg), ein Berg in der Schweiz Born Feinkost, ein… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Born — may refer to: * Childbirth * , a limited series comic book featuring the Punisher * Born Feinkost GmbH, a German food company * Born (crater), a lunar craterPlaces* Born (Netherlands), a town in the Netherlands * Born, Mecklenburg Vorpommern, a… …   Wikipedia

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  • born — ► ADJECTIVE 1) existing as a result of birth. 2) (born of) existing as a result of (a situation or feeling). 3) having a natural ability to do a particular job or task: a born engineer. 4) ( born) having a specific nationality: a German born… …   English terms dictionary

  • Born — (b[^o]rn), p. p. & a. [See {Bear}, v. t.] 1. Brought forth, as an animal; brought into life; introduced by birth. [1913 Webster] No one could be born into slavery in Mexico. Prescott. [1913 Webster] 2. Having from birth a certain character; by or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • born — [bôrn] vt., vi. alt. pp. of BEAR1 adj. 1. brought into life or being 2. by birth: used in hyphenated compounds [French born] 3. having certain qualities or abilities innately, as if from birth; natural [a born athlete] 4. bei …   English World dictionary

  • born — born, borne It is sometimes forgotten that born, relating to birth, is a past participle of the verb to bear, and that I was born on a Friday means ‘My mother bore me on a Friday’. Born is also used in figurative expressions such as an… …   Modern English usage

  • Born — (Bertran de). V. Bertran de Born. Born (Max) (1882 1970) physicien all., naturalisé brit. (1939). Fuyant le nazisme, il travailla en Inde, puis à Édimbourg. Il est un des pionniers de la mécanique quantique. P. Nobel 1954 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Born — Born, s. Bertran de Born …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Born — Born, Bertran(d) de, s. Bertrand de Born …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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