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- History | Stock Exchange
The house of the Beurze family on Vlamingstraat Bruges was the site of the worlds first stock Exchange, circa 1415. The term Bourse is believed to have derived from the family name Beurze. In the middle of the 13th century, Venetian bankers began to trade in government securities.Jan 6, 2010
- The stock market – Museum van de Nationale Bank van België
Jan 4, 2010 – Be that as it may, the old Bruges family of innkeepers lives on in the word ‘beurs’ [stock exchange]. There is no doubt that the name and coat of arms of the Van der Buerse family were central to the development of the association between the Bruges stock exchange square and the concept of a stock market.
- Exchange (organized market) – Wikipedia
An exchange, or bourse /bʊərs/ also known as a trading exchange or trading venue, is an … The building, which was established by Robert van der Buerze as a hostelry, had operated from 1285. … In 1774, the Paris Stock Exchange (founded in 1724), say the courts, must now necessarily be shouted to improve the …
- How Belgium created and almost lost the world’s first stock …
Jun 28, 2019 – On reading the words “stock exchange”, the first images that spring to mind … One of the most important innkeeping trading families were the Van der Buerse, who … It’s said that the pivotal role played by the Van der Buerse in …
- 10000 years of economy – Creation of the first stock exchange
The old Ter Buerse square in Bruges (Belgium). Engraving by A. Sanderus, in « Flandria Illustrata » (1641). The house of the Van der Buerse family is the one …
The New Testament was translated into English by William Tyndale, an English humanist scholar on July 1525 while exiled in Cologne, Germany. Earlier translation were prevented by British Church authorities the German printing was suppressed by their Church officials until the second printing made at Worms and disseminated in 1526. Tyndale was arrested in Antwerp, Belgium while working on the Pentateuch then strangled and burned at the stake on October 6, 1536. There were 50,000 copies of the New Testament in circulation following his death.
July, 1525, October 1536, 1526
Antwerp, Belgium, Cologne, Germany
- Bible translations into English – Wikipedia
Early Modern English Bible translations are of between about 1500 and 1800, the period of Early Modern English. This, the first major period of Bible translation into the English language, began with the introduction of the Tyndale Bible. The first complete edition of his New Testament was in 1526.
- Tyndale Bible – Wikipedia
Tyndale Bible. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The beginning of the Gospel of John from a copy of the 1526 edition of William Tyndale’s New Testament at the British Library. The Tyndale Bible generally refers to the body of biblical translations by William Tyndale ( c. 1494–1536).
- English Bible History: Timeline of how we got the English Bible
The fascinating story of how we got the Bible in its present form actually starts thousands of years ago, as briefly outlined in our Timeline of Bible Translation …
- From Wycliffe to King James (The Period of Challenge) | Bible.org
Jul 6, 2004 – Until John Wycliffe translated the New Testament, only small portions of the Bible had been translated into English. The English language …
- HISTORY OF BIBLE TRANSLATIONS
Soon after the publication of Luther’s New Testament an English scholar, William Tyndale, is studying in Wittenberg – where he probably matriculates in May 1524. Tyndale begins a translation of the New Testament from Greek into English. His version is printed at Worms in 1526 in 3000 copies.
Jean Joseph Étienne Lenoir also known as Jean J. Lenoir (12 January 1822 – 4 August 1900) was a Belgian engineer who developed the internal combustion engine in 1858. Continue reading
Aelius Galenus or Claudius Galenus (Greek: Κλαύδιος Γαληνός; September 129 AD – c. 200/c. 216), often Anglicized as Galen and better known as Galen of Pergamon (/ˈɡeɪlən/), was a Greek physician, surgeon and philosopher in the Roman Empire. Continue reading