English

English may refer to:
* England, a constituent country of the United Kingdom;
* the English language;
* the English people; ;Toponyms
*English, Indiana, a town in Indiana
*English River, names of several rivers in North America

;Surnames
* Alex English, an American basketball player
* Arthur English (1919–1995), British comedian
* Arthur B. English, Canadian executioner
* CariDee English, winner of "America's Next Top Model", Cycle 7
* Corri English, an American actress
* Ellia English, an American actress
* George Bethune English (1787–1828), an American religious critic and adventurer
* James L. English, Mayor of Sacramento, California, in 1855 and Treasurer of California
* John English, a Canadian diplomat, politician, author, and academic
* Johnny English, name of 2003 comic movie and its main character played by Rowan Atkinson
* Jon English, an Australian singer, actor, and comedian
* Louise English, British actress
* Phil English (born 1956), a U.S. Representative from Pennsylvania
* Robert Henry English (1888–1943), an American Rear Admiral and submariner
* Ron English, a pop artist
* Sam English (1908–1967), an Irish footballer
* Scott English (born 1943), an American musician, record producer, songwriter
* Thomas Dunn English, (1819-1902) United States politician

;Other uses
* 100% English
* avoirdupois system of weights
* English Electric, a former British electrical engineering, and aircraft manufacturer
* English horn
* English literature
* English Opening, a chess opening
* English programming language (computing)
* English technique in billiards

ee also

* Demographics of England
* English Americans
* English Canadian
* English culture
* English English
* English Reformation
* English riding / English saddle
* English studies
* Population of England
* List of English people


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  • English — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alex English (* 1954), US amerikanischer Basketballspieler Arthur B. English, kanadischer Henker Ben English (* 1964), britischer Pornodarsteller und Regisseur Corri English (* 1978), US amerikanische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • English — [iŋ′glish; ] also [ iŋ′lish] adj. [ME < OE Englisc, lit., of the Angles: see ANGLE & ISH] 1. of England or its people or culture 2. of the language of England and the U.S. n. 1. the West Germanic language spoken by the people of England and… …   English World dictionary

  • English — Eng lish, n. 1. Collectively, the people of England; English people or persons. [1913 Webster] 2. The language of England or of the English nation, and of their descendants in America, India, and other countries. [1913 Webster] Note: The English… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • English — English, Fitz o Percy Saltar a navegación, búsqueda English, Fitz or Percy Capítulo # Temporada 01, Capítulo 05 Guión Zack Estrin Director Randall Zisk Emisión en Estados Unidos 19 de septiembre …   Wikipedia Español

  • English — Eng lish, a. [AS. Englisc, fr. Engle, Angle, Engles, Angles, a tribe of Germans from the southeast of Sleswick, in Denmark, who settled in Britain and gave it the name of England. Cf. {Anglican}.] Of or pertaining to England, or to its… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • English — English, IN U.S. town in Indiana Population (2000): 673 Housing Units (2000): 341 Land area (2000): 3.052318 sq. miles (7.905466 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.052318 sq. miles (7.905466 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • English — Eng lish, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Englished}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Englishing}.] 1. To translate into the English language; to Anglicize; hence, to interpret; to explain. [1913 Webster] Those gracious acts . . . may be Englished more properly, acts of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • English — ► NOUN ▪ the language of England, now used in many varieties throughout the world. ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to England. DERIVATIVES Englishness noun. ORIGIN Old English, related to ANGLE(Cf. ↑Angle) …   English terms dictionary

  • English — Englishness, n. /ing glish/ or, often, / lish/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of England or its inhabitants, institutions, etc. 2. belonging or pertaining to, or spoken or written in, the English language. n. 3. the people of… …   Universalium

  • English — I. /ˈɪŋglɪʃ / (say ingglish) noun Jon, born 1949, English born Australian rock singer and composer. Jon English was born in London and arrived in Australia with his family at the age of 12. He played Judas in the Australian production of Jesus… …   Australian English dictionary

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