Werner

Werner

[wur-ner; for 1 also German ver-nuhr]
noun
1.
Alfred [al-fred, -frid; German ahl-freyt] , 1866–1919, Swiss chemist: Nobel prize 1913.
2.
a male given name.
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Werner (German ˈvɛrnər)
 
n
1.  Abraham Gottlieb (ˈaːbrəham ˈɡɔtloːp). 1749--1817, German geologist. He emphasized the importance of field and laboratory observation for understanding the earth
2.  Alfred (ˈalfreːt). 1866--1919, Swiss chemist, born in Germany. He developed a coordination theory of the valency of inorganic complexes: Nobel prize for chemistry 1913

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