frisch frisch  /f ˈrɪʃ/


  1. (n) British physicist (born in Austria) who with Lise Meitner recognized that Otto Hahn had produced a new kind of nuclear reaction which they named nuclear fission; Frisch described the explosive potential of a chain nuclear reaction (1904-1979)
  2. (n) Norwegian economist noted for his work in econometrics (1895-1973)
  3. (n) Austrian zoologist noted for his studies of honeybees (1886-1982)


  • On the same day, Frischgebacken (freshly baked) will turn into frisch gebacken, as countless delightful German compound words are broken up by official decree.


  1. Frisch's Restaurants, Inc. Declares Its 210th Consecutive Quarterly Dividend

    CINCINNATI, June 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Frisch's Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE MKT: FRS), announced today that the Board of Directors declared a $0.16 per share quarterly dividend payable July 10, 2013 to ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Community volunteers welcomed to D-181 finance committee

    HINSDALE – Community Consolidated School District 181 is currently in the process of seeking new members for the superintendent's finance committee. The committee includes Superintendent Renée Schuster; Gary Frisch, assistant superintendent for business and operations; and two board members.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Huntley Farmside

  3. Marionette show at Madeira library

    A cast of characters will perform entertaining songs, dances and comedy routines during the Frisch Marionette Show, 2 p.m., Thursday, June 13, at the Madeira Branch Library, 7200 Miami Ave.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Community Press & Recorder

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