Bohr

biographical name (1)
\ ˈbȯr How to pronounce Bohr (audio) \

Definition of Bohr

 (Entry 1 of 2)
Aage Niels 1922–2009 son of Niels Bohr Danish physicist

Bohr

biographical name (2)
Definition of Bohr (Entry 2 of 2)
Niels Henrik David 1885–1962 Danish physicist

Learn More about Bohr

Statistics for Bohr

Cite this Entry

“Bohr.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bohr. Accessed 8 Mar. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLA Chicago APA Merriam-Webster
Comments on Bohr

What made you want to look up Bohr? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Who Knew?

How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!