- Wil·helm [vil-helm] /ˈvɪl hɛlm/, 1864–1928, German physicist: Nobel prize 1911.
- German name of Vienna.
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Stephens, who in 1831 figured this insect as Cleora viduaria, Wien.The Moths of the British Isles, Second Series
"So gehen wir im Wien," she explained, and struck a killing pose.Fanny Herself
His discoveries are described in several papers in the Sitzungsberichte der Akademie zu Wien.
“Wenn ich in Wien war—” He was telling her of his home and his people in the language of his childhood.Out of Mulberry Street
Jacob A. Riis
Two 248 years afterwards, he went to Vienna, where he obtained a place in the orchestra of the theatre “An der Wien.”The Violin
- the German name for Vienna
- Wilhelm (ˈvɪlhɛlm). 1864–1928, German physicist, who studied black-body radiation: Nobel prize for physics 1911
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