Germaine

or Ger·main

[ jer-meyn; French zher-men ]
/ dʒərˈmeɪn; French ʒɛrˈmɛn /
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noun

a female given name.
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Germain

[ zhĕr-măn ]
Sophie 1776-1831

French mathematician who made significant advances in theoretical mathematics. Her researches into number theory in particular provided the first partial solution to Fermat's last theorem (1820).
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