# jacques bernoulli meaning

**Noun:**

**Jacques Bernoulli**

- Swiss mathematician (1654-1705)

- Bernoulli, Jakob Bernoulli, James Bernoulli

**Type of: **mathematician

**Encyclopedia:** Jacques Bernoulli

## Examples

- After he retired from there in 1976, he wrote on mathematics and edited works by
*Jacques Bernoulli*and Pierre de Fermat, two French giants in mathematics. - A New York Times News Service article sent on Sunday, August 9, about the obituary of the mathematician Andre Weil misstated the nationality of the mathematician
*Jacques Bernoulli*; he was Swiss, not French. - A fundamental result in analytical mechanics is D'Alembert's principle, introduced in 1708 by
*Jacques Bernoulli*to understand static equilibrium, and developed by D'Alembert in 1743 to solve dynamical problems.