Mersenne, Marin
Mersenne, Marin
Article by C.A. Dubray reviewing the intellectual career of this learned Minim friar

Catholic Encyclopedia. . 2006.


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  • Mersenne, Marin — ▪ French mathematician Introduction born Sept. 8, 1588, near Oizé, Maine, France died Sept. 1, 1648, Paris       French theologian, natural philosopher, and mathematician. While best remembered by mathematicians for his search for a formula to… …   Universalium

  • Mersenne, Marin — (1588 1648) (Abbé Mersenne)    philosopher, scholar, cleric    Born near oizé, Maine, Marin Mersenne, who had a collective view of, and dedicated himself to, science, favored exchanges between the scholars of his time, visiting and carrying on… …   France. A reference guide from Renaissance to the Present

  • Mersenne, Marin — (1588–1648) A key figure of the French 17th century, Mersenne studied, like Descartes, at La Flèche, and subsequently taught in Nevers and Paris. Mersenne was a correspondent of all the great mathematicians and scientists of the time, and was… …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Mersenne — Mersenne, Marin …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Marin Mersenne — (* 8. September 1588 in Sountière bei Bourg d Oizé, Maine; † 1. September 1648 in Paris) war ein französischer Theologe, Mathematiker und Musiktheoretiker. Mersenne lernte 1604 bis 1609 am Jesuitenkolleg von L …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mersenne — Marin Mersenne Pour les articles homonymes, voir Marin. Marin Mersenne Marin Mersenne (8 septembre  …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Marin Mersenne — Marin Mersenne, Marin Mersennus o le Père Mersenne (8 de septiembre de 1588 1 de septiembre de 1648) fue un filósofo francés del siglo XVII que estudió diversos campos de la teología, matemáticas y la teoría musical. Contenido …   Wikipedia Español

  • Marin Mersenne —     Marin Mersenne     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Marin Mersenne     French theologian, philosopher, and mathematician; b. 8 September, 1588, near Oizé (now Department of Sarthe); d. 1 September, 1648 at Paris. He studied at Le Mans and at the… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • MERSENNE (M.) — MERSENNE MARIN (1588 1648) Philosophe et religieux français, Mersenne est l’une des figures les plus influentes de la révolution scientifique du XVIIe siècle, au sein de laquelle, sans être proprement homme de science, il a joué un rôle… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Marin Mersenne — Marin Mersenne, Marin Mersennus o le Père Mersenne (8 de septiembre de 1588 1 de septiembre de 1648) fue un filósofo francés del siglo XVII que estudió diversos campos de la teología, matemáticas y la teoría musical …   Enciclopedia Universal

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