Von Flue


Asteroid 27764, von Fle, was discovered on September 10, 1991 by Freimut Borngen at Tautenburg, Thuringia, Germany. It has a period of 4 years, 355 days.

It was named for St. Nicholas of Flue (in German, Niklaus von Fle) (1417-1487), the patron saint of Switzerland. A soldier, judge, councillor for his native canton of Unterwalden and finally mystic and hermit; he was renowned for his wisdom and piety and credited with the permanent national unity of Switzerland.

St. Nicholas of Flue (Niklaus von Fle)

Astrologically, asteroid Von Flue seems to indicate what its name suggests: gone, vanished, a setback, thrown out.



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