Woolsey
Woolsey Wool"sey, n. [From {Wool}.] Linsey-woolsey. [1913 Webster]

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  • Woolsey — may refer to: * Woolsey, Georgia, a town in the United States * USS Woolsey, two ships in the United States Navy * Woolsey (convention), a Bridge conventionWoolsey is the surname of: * R. James Woolsey, former Director of the CIA under the Bill… …   Wikipedia

  • Woolsey — ist der Nachname folgender Personen: James Woolsey (* 1941), ehemaliger CIA Chef Robert Woolsey (1888–1938), US amerikanischer Schauspieler Woolsey ist der Name folgender Orte: Woolsey (Georgia), Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Woolsey — Woolsey, GA U.S. town in Georgia Population (2000): 175 Housing Units (2000): 62 Land area (2000): 0.819261 sq. miles (2.121875 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.016046 sq. miles (0.041558 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.835307 sq. miles (2.163433 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Woolsey — (spr. Wulseh), Melanchthon Taylor W., geb. 1782 in New York, trat 1800 als Midshipman in die nordamerikanische Marine ein u. zeichnete sich schon in dem Kriege gegen Tripolis u. Tunis vielfältig aus, bearbeitete später ein Signalsystem für die… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Woolsey — This interesting surname of English origin with variant spellings Wolsey, Woolsey, Woosey, etc. derives from the Middle English given name Wulsi , Old English pre 7th Century Wulfsige , composed of the elements wulf meaning wolf plus sige ,… …   Surnames reference

  • woolsey — ˈwu̇lzē, zi noun ( s) Etymology: by shortening : linsey woolsey …   Useful english dictionary

  • woolsey — cotton and wool blend Fabric and Cloth …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • woolsey — wool·sey …   English syllables

  • Woolsey (Georgia) — Woolsey Pueblo de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Woolsey, GA — U.S. town in Georgia Population (2000): 175 Housing Units (2000): 62 Land area (2000): 0.819261 sq. miles (2.121875 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.016046 sq. miles (0.041558 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.835307 sq. miles (2.163433 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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