Tycho


Tycho

Tycho may refer to:

*Tycho Brahe (1546–1601), Tyge Ottesen Brahe, Danish nobleman and astronomer
*Tycho (crater), on the Moon
*Tycho Brahe (crater), on Mars
*The Tycho-1 Catalogue or Tycho-2 Catalogue of stars
*Tycho Celchu, a character in the fictional Star Wars Universe
*Brother-Captain Tycho, a character from the fictional "Warhammer 40,000" universe
*Tycho van Meer (born 1974), Dutch field hockey striker
*Tycho (music), an ambient techno project by Scott Hansen
* The character Tycho Brahe from the "Penny Arcade" comic, the alter-ego of "Penny Arcade"' writer Jerry Holkins
* A shipboard AI in the Marathon computer game
* Tycho is the name of the desert ranger henchman from the computer game Fallout
* Tycho (Τυχω) was a Greek goddess of fortune or luck.

See also

* Tyco
* The Monolith, referred to as 'Tycho magnetic anomaly' as seen in the movie


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  • Tycho — m Latinized form of the name of St Tychon (d. c.450), bishop of Amathus in Cyprus, who worked to suppress the last remnants of the cult of Aphrodite on the island. The Greek name Tychōn means ‘hitting the mark’, and was chosen for the sake of its …   First names dictionary

  • Tycho — Nahaufnahme des Kraters Tycho Eigenschaften Breitengrad 43,3° S Längengrad 11,2° W Durchmesser 85 km …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tycho G — Starbox begin name=Tycho G Starbox image caption=Tycho G ( g ) as seen by Hubble. NASA image . Starbox observe epoch=J2000 constell=Cassiopeia ra=RA|00|25|19.9 [http://hubblesite.org/pubinfo/pdf/2004/34/pdf.pdf] The progenitor of Tycho Brahe’s… …   Wikipedia

  • Tycho — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Tycho est le prénom de Tycho Brahe astronome danois qui a donné son nom à : Tycho (cratère), un cratère lunaire, Les Épaves de Tycho, une nouvelle et …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tycho — /tuy koh/, n. a prominent crater in the third quadrant of the face of the moon, about 56 miles (90 km) in diameter. * * * ▪ lunar crater  conspicuous impact crater lying at the centre of the most extensive system of bright rays on the near side… …   Universalium

  • Tycho — griechischer Ursprung, Bedeutung: Schicksal, Glück. Namensträger: Tycho Brahe, dänischer Astronom …   Deutsch namen

  • Tycho — n. large important crater on the face of the moon; Danish family name; Brahe Tycho (1546 1601) Danish astronomer …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Tycho — /ˈtaɪkoʊ/ (say tuykoh) noun a crater in the south eastern quadrant of the moon. {named after Tycho Brahe} …   Australian English dictionary

  • Tycho — /tuy koh/, n. a prominent crater in the third quadrant of the face of the moon, about 56 miles (90 km) in diameter …   Useful english dictionary

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