Echegaray y Eizaguirre

E·che·ga·ray y Ei·za·guir·re

 (ā′chə-gə-rī′ ē ā′sə-gîr′ā, -gwîr′ā, ĕ′chĕ-gä-rī′ ē ā′thä-gē′rĕ), José 1832-1916.
Spanish mathematician, politician, and playwright whose works include The Great Galeoto (1881). He shared the 1904 Nobel Prize for literature.
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Echegaray y Eizaguirre

(Spanish etʃeɣaˈrai i ɛiθaˈɣirrɛ)
n
(Biography) José (xoˈse). 1832–1916, Spanish dramatist, statesman, and mathematician. His plays include Madman or Saint (1877); Nobel prize for literature 1904
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A professor of mathematics in his early life, Echegaray y Eizaguirre entered government service in 1868, holding various positions.