Picard

Picard may refer to:

  • a native of, or anything originating in, Picardy
  • the Picard language, a Langue d'oïl and one of the languages of France
  • A member of the Picards, a religious sect in the fifteenth century
  • Berger Picard, French breed of dog of the herding group of breeds
  • an alternative name for the wine grape Merille
  • Picard (satellite), an orbiting solar observatory built by CNES
  • Picard, formerly TSS Duke of Cumberland, a steamship which operated between Tilbury and Dunkirk from 1927 to 1936
People called Picard
  • Picard (name), a French surname
(includes a list of people with this name)
This section lists people commonly referred to solely by this name.
  • Charles Émile Picard, influential French mathematical analyst
  • Jean-Luc Picard, fictional captain in Star Trek: The Next Generation

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Louis-Benoît Picard
... Louis-Benoît Picard (29 July 1769, Paris - 31 December 1828, Paris) was a French playwright Picard having been merged with that of the Comédiens-Italiens ...
Chtimi - Learning Picard
... Picard, although primarily a spoken language, does also have a body of written literature poetry, songs ("P'tit quinquin" for example), comic books etc ... speakers) René Debrie, Le cours de picard pour tous - Eche pikar, bèl é rade (le Picard vite et bien) ... Alain Dawson, Le picard de poche ...
List Of Minor Recurring Characters In Star Trek: The Next Generation - Jack Crusher
... Jack Crusher was the second officer (third in command) aboard the USS Stargazer, Jean-Luc Picard's first command ... - 32 earth years) while on a mission, which Picard blamed himself for and was troubled by it until he met Beverly Crusher when she first reported on the USS Enterprise ... Crusher assured Picard she had signed on the Enterprise-D voluntarily and not due to Picard's influence ...
Supersingular K3 Surface - History
... The first example of a K3 surface with Picard number 22 was given by Tate (1965), who observed that the Fermat quartic w4 + x4 + y4 + z4 = 0 has Picard number 22 over algebraically closed fields of characteristic ... generalized elliptic curve E(4) → X(4)) in characteristic 3 mod 4 is a K3 surface with Picard number 22, as is the Kummer surface of the product of two supersingular elliptic curves in odd characteristic ... Shimada (2004, 2004b) showed that all K3 surfaces with Picard number 22 are double covers of the projective plane ...