Deas \De"as\, n. See {Dais}. [Scot.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Deas — or DEAS may refer to: Deas (surname), a Scottish surname originating in Fife Deas Island, a river island in British Columbia, Canada Deas Vail, an American rock band Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences formerly known as Division of …   Wikipedia

  • Deas — ist der Name folgender Personen: Charles Deas (1818–1867), US amerikanischer Maler Laura Deas (* 1988), britische Skeletonsportlerin Zachariah Cantey Deas (1819–1882), Brigadegeneral der Armee der Konföderierten Staaten von Amerika im… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Deas — This unusual name is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is a topographical surname denoting residence by a ditch or dike, derived from the Olde English pre 7th Century dic , dike, ditch. The plural form represents the survival of the Olde English… …   Surnames reference

  • deas — ˈdēs, ā , e noun ( es) Etymology: Middle English deis, dees raised table, raised platform more at dais Scotland : bench, settle; especially …   Useful english dictionary

  • DEAS — Division Of Engineering And Applied Sciences (Academic & Science » Universities) * Disability Empowerment Advocacy And Support (Community) * Drug Enforcement Agency Structure (Governmental » US Government) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • deas — North Country (Newcastle) Words a seat or bench, a throne. In N d it is now only applied to a seat made of stone and covered with green turf, at cottage doors …   English dialects glossary

  • Deas Vail — Origin Russellville, Arkansas Genres Indie rock Years active 2003 present Labels Mono Vs Stereo (2009–present) Brave New Wo …   Wikipedia

  • Deas (surname) — Deas is a Scottish surname. People with this surname include: Bob Deas, (1886 ?), Australian rules footballer Sir David Deas (1807–1876), medical officer in the Royal Navy Charles Deas (1818–1867), American painter Sir George Deas (1804–1887),… …   Wikipedia

  • Deas Island — Burrvilla Deas Island is an island in the south arm of the Fraser River between Delta, British Columbia and Richmond, British Columbia, Canada. The island is home to a regional park approximately 300 acres (120 ha) in size. It is home to… …   Wikipedia

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