from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Weil, André 1906-1998. French mathematician who influenced the development of modern number theory and algebraic geometry.
  • Weil, Simone 1909-1943. French philosopher and mystic who viewed suffering as a means of unity with God. Her works include Waiting for God, published posthumously.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as weel.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. French philosopher (1909-1943)
  • n. United States mathematician (born in France) (1906-1998)


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