Pilcher Pilch"er, n. [From {Pilch}.] A scabbard, as of a sword. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pilcher — ist der Familienname von: Diane Pilcher, US amerikanische Opernsängerin (Mezzosopran) John Leonard Pilcher (1898−1981), US amerikanischer Politiker Percy Pilcher (1866−1899), englischer Erfinder und Luftfahrt Pionier Robin Pilcher (* 1950),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pilcher — can refer to* Rosamunde Pilcher, a British author born in 1924 * William S. Pilcher, Mayor of Louisville, Kentucky from 1857 to 1858 …   Wikipedia

  • Pilcher — Pilch er, n. (Zo[ o]l.) The pilchard. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pilcher — Pilcher,   [englisch pɪlʃə], Rosamunde, geborene Scọtt, englische Schriftstellerin, * Lelant (Cornwall) 22. 9. 1924; von ihren zum Trivialen neigenden, meist in Cornwall oder Schottland angesiedelten Erzählungen und v. a. Romanen über das… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Pilcher — Recorded in several forms including Pelcher, Pilcher, Pilchere, and the French Pelchaud, Pelcheur, and Pelchat, this is an Anglo French surname. It has confusing origins, being either an occupational name for a maker or seller of pilches, or a… …   Surnames reference

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  • Pilcher Hawk — ▪ monoplane glider  monoplane glider designed, built, and first flown by the English aviator Percy Sinclair Pilcher (Pilcher, Percy Sinclair) in 1896.       Pilcher completed work on four gliders between 1895 and 1899: Bat (1895), Beetle (1895),… …   Universalium

  • Pilcher, Percy Sinclair — ▪ British engineer born January 1866 died Oct. 2, 1899, Leicestershire, Eng.  British aviation pioneer and glider experimenter.       Trained as a naval cadet, Pilcher served for six years as a midshipman before beginning an apprenticeship with a …   Universalium

  • Pilcher (Asteroid) — Asteroid (1990) Pilcher Eigenschaften des Orbits (Simulation) Orbittyp Hauptgürtelasteroid Große Halbachse 2,1742  …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rosamunde Pilcher — Infobox Writer imagesize = 150px name = Rosamunde Pilcher caption = pseudonym = Jane Fraser birthdate = Birth date and age|1924|9|22|df=y birthplace = Lelant, Cornwall, United Kingdom) deathdate = deathplace = occupation = Novelist nationality =… …   Wikipedia

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