Bill

Bill may refer to:

Objects

* Billboard (advertising), a board on which to display advertising posters or displays
* Billhook, a long-handled saw (sometimes weapon) with a curved blade
* BILL Anti-tank guided weapon, a Swedish anti-tank weapon
* BILL 2 Anti-tank guided weapon, a Swedish anti-tank weapon
* Bill (payment), a document requesting payment for goods or services rendered
* Bill (proposed law), a law put before a legislature
* Bill (weapon), a weapon similar to a halberd
* Bill of lading, a document issued by a carrier receiving goods for transport
* Bill of materials, a document listing the parts needed to make a product
* Waybill, a document describing a shipment

Other objects called 'bill'

* Beak, an alternative name for a bird beak
* Paper currency or banknote, in North American usage
* Invoice, another word for a commercial document issued by a seller to a buyer
* Peninsulas of land jutting out into the sea, such as the 'Portland Bill'
* Police, with 'old bill' as a slang term in the UK

Entertainment

* Bill (1981 film), a 1981 TV movie starring Mickey Rooney
**, sequel the 1981 film
* Bill (album), an album by "Tripping Daisy"
* Bill (film), a 2008 comedy film
* Bill (song), a song by Peggy Scott-Adams
* The Bill, a long-running British police drama
* Bill (Kill Bill), character in the "Kill Bill" films
* Bill, a song in the Jerome Kern-Oscar Hammerstein II musical "Show Boat"

People

* Bill is a common nickname for William. See William (name) for more information on the history of the name William. People known as Bill include:
* Alfred H. Bill, American writer
* Bill W. (Bill Wilson), co-founder of Alcoholics Anonymous
* Bill Kaulitz, lead singer of Tokio Hotel

Others

* Bill Buchanan, Special Agent in Charge on tv show "24 (series)"
* Bill the Goat, mascot of the US Naval Academy
* Bill the Pony, a pony appearing in "The Lord of the Rings" novel
* Bills, a Congolese youth subculture in the late 1950s, idolising cowboy Western movies
* Buffalo Bills, an American NFL football team
* Hurricane Bill, a list of storms named Bill
* Bill, Wyoming, a railroad crew-change station
* Bill Weasley, older brother of Ron Weasley in the "Harry Potter" series

ee also

* Billy
* Billie
* Bili

Bill the duck in Animal Crossing


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  • bill — bill …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • bill — n 1: a draft of a law presented to a legislature for enactment; also: the law itself the GI bill ap·pro·pri·a·tions bill /ə ˌprō prē ā shənz /: a bill providing money for government expenses and programs ◇ Appropriations bills originate in the… …   Law dictionary

  • Bill — Bill, n. [OE. bill, bille, fr. LL. billa (or OF. bille), for L. bulla anything rounded, LL., seal, stamp, letter, edict, roll; cf. F. bille a ball, prob. fr. Ger.; cf. MHG. bickel, D. bikkel, dice. Cf. {Bull} papal edict, {Billet} a paper.] [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bill — [ bil ] n. m. • 1669; mot angl. ♦ Projet de loi du Parlement anglais. Rejeter un bill. Des bills. Par ext. La loi votée. ⊗ HOM. Bile. ● bill nom masculin (anglais bill, calque de l ancien français bulle, boule servant de sceau) En Grande Bretagne …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Bill — Bill, Max * * * (as used in expressions) Bill of Rights (Declaración de derechos) Bill, Max Blass, Bill Bradley, Bill Brandt, Bill Clinton, Bill Buffalo Bill Cosby, Bill …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • bill — Ⅰ. bill [1] ► NOUN 1) a printed or written statement of the money owed for goods or services. 2) a draft of a proposed law presented to parliament for discussion. 3) a programme of entertainment at a theatre or cinema. 4) N. Amer. a banknote. 5)… …   English terms dictionary

  • Bill — ist: Bill Allred Creek, ein Fluss im US Bundesstaat Utah Bill (Wyoming), Ort in den Vereinigten Staaten ein Filmtitel, siehe Bill (Film) ein Vorname, siehe Bill (Vorname) eine Bezeichnung für Nutzer von FON eine Panzerabwehrwaffe, siehe BILL Bill …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • bill —    ♦ bill broker, dealer in bills of exchange.    ♦ bill of adventure, declaration that merchandise shipped is not property of shipowner, whose liability is limited to safe delivery.    ♦ bill of costs, solicitor s account of charges.    ♦ bill… …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Bill — Bill, n. [OE. bil, AS. bill, bil; akin to OS. bil sword, OHG. bill pickax, G. bille. Cf. {Bill} bea?.] 1. A cutting instrument, with hook shaped point, and fitted with a handle; used in pruning, etc.; a billhook. When short, called a hand bill,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bill — n Bill, beak, neb, nib denote the jaws of a bird together with their projecting horny covering. Bill is the general term and is used inclusively by ornithologists for such a structure; in popular usage, however, bill suggests a structure that is… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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