Pronunciation: (bur-nOO'lē; Ger. ber-nOO'lē; Fr. ber-nOO-yē'), [key]
1. Dan•iel Pronunciation: (dan'yul; Ger. dä'nē-el"; Fr. da-nyel'), [key] 1700–82, Swiss physicist and mathematician born in the Netherlands (son of Johann Bernoulli).
2. Ja•kob Pronunciation: ( Ger. yä'kôp) [key] or JacquesPronunciation: ( Fr. zhäk), [key] 1654–1705, Swiss mathematician and physicist.
3. Jo•hann Pronunciation: ( Ger. yō'hän) [key] or JeanPronunciation: ( Fr. zhän), [key] 1667–1748, Swiss mathematician (brother of Jakob Bernoulli). Also,Ber•nouil'li.
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