Bosch

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Bosch is the old name of 's-Hertogenbosch as well as the surname of that city's most famous son, the painter Hieronymus Bosch.

It may also refer to:

Places[edit]

Buildings[edit]

  • Huis ten Bosch, an official palace of the Dutch Royal Family in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Bosch Palace, the official residence of the U.S. Ambassador to Argentina
  • Villa Bosch, villa in Heidelberg and residence of Carl Bosch

Chemistry[edit]

  • Bosch reaction, a chemical reaction between carbon dioxide and hydrogen producing carbon, water and heat; named after Carl Bosch
  • Haber-Bosch process, named after Fritz Haber and Carl Bosch

Companies[edit]

  • BSH Hausgeräte, a home appliance joint-venture between Bosch and Siemens
  • Robert Bosch GmbH, a large German industrial company producing, among many other things, household appliances, automotive parts, and technology
  • Bosch Brewing Company, a small beer brewery founded by Joseph Bosch in Michigan, USA.

Fiction[edit]

  • Harry Bosch, full name Hieronymus Bosch, a fictional detective created by Michael Connelly
  • Bosch (TV series), an American TV series based on Connelly's novels

People[edit]

Bosch (Catalan: [ˈbɔsk], Dutch: [ˈbɔs], also spelled Bosc in modern Catalan) is a popular surname in Catalan and Dutch that means 'forest'.

Bosch often refers to the Early Netherlandish painter Hieronymus Bosch, the chemist Carl Bosch or the inventor and industrialist Robert Bosch. Among other people with this surname are:

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