- a city in central Germany.
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In 1793 he published his first papers; and in the autumn of 1795 he entered the University of Gottingen.
In 1819, Gauss measured a degree of latitude between Gottingen and Altona.
There were but two Englishmen in Gottingen in my day; one of them is now no more.Arthur O'Leary
Charles James Lever
Jena, Gottingen and Heidelberg became names to conjure with.
A philosopher and philologist, born in Hildesheim, studied in Gottingen and Kiel.Immortal Memories
- a city in central Germany, in Lower Saxony: important member of the Hanseatic League (14th century); university, founded in 1734 by George II of England. Pop: 122 883 (2003 est)
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