Tarras \Tar"ras\, n. See {Trass}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Tarras — Tarras: ist eine andere Bezeichnung für Trass, eine Art Zement ist ein alter Name für die Stadt Tharros war ein deutscher Jockey : Wilhelm Tarras war als exzellenter Klarinettist ein bekannter Klezmer Musiker: Dave Tarras (1897 1989) Tarras… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tarras — is a small farming settlement in Central Otago, in the South Island of New Zealand. It is located on the slopes above the upper reaches of the Clutha Valley, on State Highway 8 not far from the southern end of the Lindis Pass. Most farms in the… …   Wikipedia

  • Tarras — (Min.), so v.w. Traß …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • TARRAS — quae THARROS Antonin. Larghier, teste Nigrô, urbs Sardiniae litorialis ad Occasum, Episcopalis sub Archiepiscopo Turritano. Sed Algieri aliis est Catacodes. Forte locus in ora, inter Bosam et Algarium. Baudrand …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • tarras — Trass Trass, n. [D. tras or Gr. trass, probably fr. It. terrazzo terrace. See {Terrace}.] (Geol.) A white to gray volcanic tufa, formed of decomposed trachytic cinders; sometimes used as a cement. Hence, a coarse sort of plaster or mortar,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tarras — var. of TRASS …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tarras (Neuseeland) — p1 Tarras …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dave Tarras — (1897 – February 13, 1989) was possibly the most famous 20th century klezmer musician. He is known for his long career and his very skilled clarinet playing.[citation needed] Biography Tarras, born Dovid Tarraschuk in Ternivka, (a village in… …   Wikipedia

  • Wilhelm Tarras — Wilhelm Willi Tarras (* 3. Februar 1901 in Hartlieb bei Breslau; † 1970) war ein deutscher Jockey im Galopprennsport. Wilhelm Tarras lernte bei Wilhelm Thiede und war von 1920 bis 1944 sehr erfolgreich. Sein erstes Rennen gewann er mit einer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Walter Scott, Earl of Tarras — (25 December 1644 9 April 1693) was a Scottish nobleman.Born Walter Scott of Highchesters, he married his kinswoman Mary Scott, 3rd Countess of Buccleuch, daughter of Francis Scott, 2nd Earl of Buccleuch and Lady Margaret Leslie, on 9 February… …   Wikipedia

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