Shriver
Shriver Shriv"er, n. One who shrives; a confessor. [1913 Webster]

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  • Shriver — is an English surname.The surname may derive from the common noun shriver, a person who shrives . The English verb to shrive is an obsolete word referring to the act of confession (transitive or intransitive, confessor or penitent). [Citation |… …   Wikipedia

  • Shriver — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Eunice Shriver (1921–2009), US amerikanische Behinderten Aktivistin Garner E. Shriver (1912–1998), US amerikanischer Politiker Loren James Shriver (* 1944), US amerikanischer Astronaut Maria Shriver (*… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Shriver — Forme anglicisée de l allemand Schreiber ou de ses variantes néerlandaises. Signification : écrivain public …   Noms de famille

  • Shriver — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le patronyme Shriver est commun à plusieurs personnalités : Sargent Shriver (1915 2011), homme politique américain, époux d Eunice Kennedy Shriver… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Shriver — /shruy veuhr/, n. (Robert) Sargent, Jr. /sahr jeuhnt/, born 1915, U.S. businessman and government official: first director of the U.S. Peace Corps, 1961 66. * * * …   Universalium

  • Shriver — /shruy veuhr/, n. (Robert) Sargent, Jr. /sahr jeuhnt/, born 1915, U.S. businessman and government official: first director of the U.S. Peace Corps, 1961 66 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shriver, Sargent — ▪ American politician in full  Robert Sargent Shriver, Jr.  born November 9, 1915, Westminster, Maryland, U.S.       administrator, diplomat, first director of the U.S. Peace Corps, and Democratic nominee for the U.S. vice presidency in 1972.… …   Universalium

  • Maria Shriver — at a Womens Conference book signing (October 2010) First Lady of California In office No …   Wikipedia

  • Sargent Shriver — Infobox Ambassador name=Robert Sargent Shriver image size=250px order2=21st ambassador from2=United States country2=France term start2=April 22, 1968 term end2=March 25, 1970 predecessor2=Charles E. Bohlen successor2=Arthur K. Watson… …   Wikipedia

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