Owen
Owen \Ow"en\, a.[See {Own}.] Own. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Owen — hace referencia a: Michael Owen, futbolista inglés; Owen Willans Richardson, físico británico, premio Nobel de Física en 1928; Richard Owen, médico, biólogo y paleontólogo británico; Owen una ciudad en el Distrito de Esslingen en Alemania; Robert …   Wikipedia Español

  • Owen — Owen, Robert Owen, Wilfred * * * (as used in expressions) Gehry, Frank O(wen) Glendower, Owen Owen, Robert Owen, Robert Dale Owen, Wilfred Wister, Owen …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Owen — Owen, WI U.S. city in Wisconsin Population (2000): 936 Housing Units (2000): 455 Land area (2000): 1.831942 sq. miles (4.744707 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.025901 sq. miles (0.067083 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.857843 sq. miles (4.811790 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Owen — (Gérald Berthot, dit Thomas) (né en 1910) écrivain belge d expression française, l un des maîtres du genre fantastique. Parmi ses romans et ses nombr. contes, citons: Initiation à la peur (1942), Pitié pour les ombres (1961), le Rat Kavar (1975) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Owen — Celtic proper name, ultimately from Gk. eugenes well born; via Gael. Eoghann, O.Ir. Eogan, O.Welsh Eugein, Ougein. In Medieval records, frequently Latinized as Eugenius; the form Eugene emerged in Scotland by late 12c. The Breton form Even led to …   Etymology dictionary

  • Owen — an der Teck, Stadt im württemb. Donaukreis, an der Lauter, (1905) 1547 E.; dabei Ruine Teck (778 m) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Owen — Owen, Robert …   Philosophy dictionary

  • Owen — m 1 Welsh: of uncertain origin. It may have derived in the sub Roman period from the Latin name Eugenius (see EUGENE (SEE Eugene)). Alternatively, it may represent an Old Celtic name meaning ‘born of Esos’. Esos or Aesos was a god with a cult in… …   First names dictionary

  • Owen — Owen, Wil|fred (1893 1918) a British poet who was a soldier in World War I and whose poems are mainly about the terrible events and experiences of the war. Some of his best known poems, such as Anthem for Doomed Youth , are a protest against the… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Owen — Egalement Owens, avec génitif de filiation. Ce nom, surtout gallois, semble, tout comme Ewan, correspondre au latin Eugenius, qui a donné en français le prénom Eugène. On a aussi envisagé une variante de John (= Jean) et une éventuelle origine… …   Noms de famille

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