Bethe

biographical name
Be·​the | \ ˈbā-tə How to pronounce Bethe (audio) \

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Hans Albrecht 1906–2005 American (German-born) physicist

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“Bethe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bethe. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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