Alan
Alan A*lan" ([.a]*l[.a]n"), n. [OF. alan, alant; cf. Sp. alano.] A wolfhound. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • Alan — can refer to: *Alan (name), the given name *Alan (automobile), a short lived German automobile *Alan (crater), a crater on the Moon *Alan (mythical creature), a race of winged spirits from Tinguian folklore;People *Alan (singer), Mexican boy band …   Wikipedia

  • Alan — alán (ant.) m. *Perro alano. * * * alán. m. desus. perro alano. * * * (as used in expressions) Alanbrooke (de Brookeborough), Alan Francis Brooke, 1 vizconde Arthur, Chester A(lan) Ayckbourn, Sir Alan Bennett, Alan Dershowitz, Alan (Morton) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Alan — (lateinisch auch Alanus) ist ein männlicher Vorname. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Herkunft und Bedeutung 2 Namenstag 3 Varianten 4 Namensträger …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alan — puede referirse a diversos conceptos: Nombre de Pila Alan Turing, matemático británico. Alan J. Pakula, productor y director estadounidense. Alan Alda, actor estadounidense. Alan García, Presidente del Perú desde julio de 2006. Alan Menken,… …   Wikipedia Español

  • alan — alan; alan·gi·um; alan·tic; alan·tin; alan·to·lac·tone; …   English syllables

  • alan — Alan, C est une espece de chien fort corpulent et furieux comme le Dogue d Angleterre, de teste grosse et courte, qui vient d une contrée d Epire, autrement dite Albanie, qui s appelle Molosse. Aucuns le distinguent en Alan gentil, qu ils disent… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Alan — m English and Scottish: of Celtic origin and uncertain derivation (possibly a diminutive of a word meaning ‘rock’). It was introduced into England by Breton followers of William the Conqueror, most notably Alan, Earl of Brittany, who was rewarded …   First names dictionary

  • Alan — masc. proper name, 1066, from O.Bret. Alan, name of a popular Welsh and Breton saint; brought to England by the large contingent of Bretons who fought alongside William the Conqueror …   Etymology dictionary

  • alañ — alan, düz ve açık yer, I, 135bkz: añıl § alañ yazı; düz ova I, 135 …   Divan-i Luqat-i it-Türk Dizini

  • Alan — Alan, Fürsten von Bretagne: 1) A. I., so v.w. Indual. 2) A. II. der Lange, Sohn Judicaels, kam 638 zur Regierung, stand erst unter der Vormundschaft seines Oheims Rivalon, starb 960, s. Bretagne (Gesch.). 3) A. III. der Große, folgte 877 auf… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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