Burt
Burt \Burt\ (b[^u]rt), n. (Zo["o]l.) See {Birt}. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Burt — ist ein in den englischsprachigen Ländern üblicher Vorname: Burt Bacharach, US amerikanischer Pianist und Komponist Burt Lancaster, US amerikanischer Schauspieler Burt Reynolds, US amerikanischer Schauspieler der Familienname folgender Personen:… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Burt — Burt, IA U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 556 Housing Units (2000): 243 Land area (2000): 0.429609 sq. miles (1.112682 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.429609 sq. miles (1.112682 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Burt — m English (U.S.): of various origins. In the case of the film actor Burt Lancaster (b. 1913) it is a short form of BURTON (SEE Burton), but it has also been used as a variant spelling of BERT (SEE Bert). The pianist and composer Burt Bacharach (b …   First names dictionary

  • Burt —   [bəːt], Sir Cyril Lodowic, britischer Psychologe, * London 3. 3. 1883, ✝ ebenda 10. 10. 1971; seit 1913 städtischer Psychologe in London, seit 1924 Professor der Pädagogik, 1931 50 Professor der Psychologie ebenda; Burt beschäftigte sich v. a.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Burt — Besides being a common first name, Burt may refer to:urname*Alfred Burt (1920 1954), American jazz musician *Alfred Alexander Burt (1895 1962), English recipient of the Victoria Cross *Alistair Burt (born 1955), British politician *Andrew Burt… …   Wikipedia

  • Burt — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Burt peut désigner : Prénom Burt, prénom anglais courant. Patronyme Burt est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Andrew Burt (né en 1945),… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Burt — This unusual name, found chiefly in the south western counties of England, is of Anglo Saxon origin, and represents the rare survival of the Olde English pre 7th Century personal name Beorht, Byrht , from beorht , bright, famous. This was used as …   Surnames reference

  • Burt — /berrt/, n. 1. William Austin, 1792 1858, U.S. surveyor and inventor. 2. a male given name, form of Albert, Herbert, Bertram, Burton. * * * (as used in expressions) Bacharach Burt Burt Sir Cyril Lodowic Mayer Louis Burt * * * …   Universalium

  • burt — Birt Birt (b[ e]rt), n. [OE. byrte; cf. F. bertonneau. Cf. {Bret}, {Burt}.] (Zo[ o]l.) A fish of the turbot kind; the brill. [Written also {burt}, {bret}, or {brut}.] [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Burt — (as used in expressions) Bacharach, Burt Burt, Sir Cyril (Lodowic) Mayer, Louis B(urt) …   Enciclopedia Universal

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