Sir Francis Bacon

noun
English statesman and philosopher; precursor of British empiricism; advocated inductive reasoning (1561-1626)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑statesman, ↑solon, ↑national leader, ↑philosopher

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  • Sir Francis Bacon — Francis Bacon Francis Bacon (Baron Baco von Verulam; lat.: Baco oder Baconus de Verulamio) (* 22. Januar 1561 in London; † 9. April 1626 in Highgate) war ein englischer Philosoph und Staatsmann sowie Wegbereiter des Empirismus …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Francis Bacon — (Baron Baco von Verulam; lat.: Baco oder Baconus de Verulamio; * 22. Januar 1561 in London; † 9. April 1626 in Highgate) war ein englischer Philosoph und Staatsmann sowie Wegbereiter des Empirismus …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sir Francis — Bacon (philosopher politician); Sir Francis Drake (admiral explorer navigator); Sir Francis Palgrave (historian) …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Francis Bacon — Infobox Philosopher region = Western philosophy era = Renaissance philosophy color = #B0C4DE image caption = Sir Francis Bacon name = Francis Bacon birth = birth date|df=yes|1561|1|22 London, England death = death date and… …   Wikipedia

  • Francis Bacon — Para el pintor irlandés, véase Francis Bacon (pintor). Sir Francis Bacon. Sir Francis Bacon, 1st Baron Verulam, Viscount St Albans KC (22 de enero de 1561 – 9 de abril de 1626), canciller de Inglaterra, fue un célebre filósofo, político, abogado… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Francis Bacon (philosophe) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Francis Bacon et Bacon. Francis Bacon Philosophe britannique Renaissance …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Francis Bacon (Maler) — Reginald Gray: Portrait Francis Bacon, 1960. Kollektion der National Portrait Gallery, London Francis Bacon (* 28. Oktober 1909 in Dublin; † 28. April 1992 in Madrid) war ein irischer Maler. Bacon gehört zu den bedeutendsten gegenständlichen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Francis Bacon School — Infobox UK school name = Francis Bacon School size = latitude = 51.73882 longitude = 0.31104 dms = dms motto = motto pl = established = approx = closed = c approx = type = religion = president = head label = Headteacher head = Ms Jacqueline… …   Wikipedia

  • Francis Bacon — noun English statesman and philosopher; precursor of British empiricism; advocated inductive reasoning (1561 1626) • Syn: ↑Bacon, ↑Sir Francis Bacon, ↑Baron Verulam, ↑1st Baron Verulam, ↑Viscount St. Albans • Instance Hypernyms: ↑statesman, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Francis Bacon — Bacon Bacon, Francis Bacon Francis Baconprop. n. Francis Bacon. A celebrated English philosopher, jurist, and statesman, son of Sir Nicholas Bacon. Born at York House, London, Jan. 22, 1561: died at Highgate, April 9, 1626, created {Baron… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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