# Jacobian

Ja·co·bianMath. a determinant whose elements are the first, partial derivatives of a finite number of functions of the same number of variables, with the elements in each row being the derivatives of the same function with respect to each of the variables

Origin of Jacobian

after Karl G. J.*Jakobi*(1804-51), German mathematician

## jacobian

Adjective

(*not comparable*)

- Alternative capitalization of
*Jacobian*.

Noun

(*plural* jacobians)

- Alternative capitalization of
*Jacobian*.