the 3rd letter of the Greek alphabet
a unit of magnetic field strength equal to one-hundred-thousandth of an oersted
da Gamma, Vasco da Gamma, Gamma(noun)
Portuguese navigator who led an expedition around the Cape of Good Hope in 1497; he sighted and named Natal on Christmas Day before crossing the Indian Ocean (1469-1524)
The name of the third letter of the Greek alphabet (u0393, u03B3), preceded by beta (u0392, u03B2) and followed by delta, (u0394, u03B4).
The Gamma function, symbolized by u0393.
A constant approximately equal to 0.55721566, symbolized by u03B3.
A unit of magnetic field equal to 1 nT.
the third letter (/, / = Eng. G) of the Greek alphabet
Gamma is the third letter of the Greek alphabet. In the system of Greek numerals it has a value of 3. It was derived from the Phoenician letter Gimel . Letters that arose from gamma include the Roman C and G and the Cyrillic letters Г and Ґ.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
gam′a, n. the third letter of the Greek alphabet.—ns. Gammād′ion, Gammā′tion (see Fylfot).
The numerical value of gamma in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of gamma in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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- gammaCatalan, Valencian
- γάμα, γάμμαGreek
- gamma, gammafunktioFinnish
- gamme, gammaFrench
- гамма-функция, гаммаRussian
- gama, гамаSerbo-Croatian
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