noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Jack D. Foley died 1967 American sound technician Date: 1984 sound effects created for a film <
a Foley artist

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  • Foley — may mean: Contents 1 Places 2 People 3 Sound effects 4 …   Wikipedia

  • Foley — steht für: Foley (Familienname), der Familienname Foley Foley (Film), siehe Geräuschemacher Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Foley (Alabama) Foley (Florida) Foley (Indiana) Foley (Louisiana) Foley (Minnesota) Foley (Missouri) Foley (Oklahoma)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Foley — Foley, AL U.S. city in Alabama Population (2000): 7590 Housing Units (2000): 3468 Land area (2000): 14.280885 sq. miles (36.987320 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.013234 sq. miles (0.034276 sq. km) Total area (2000): 14.294119 sq. miles (37.021596… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • foley — [fō′lē] adj. [after J. Foley (1891 1967), Hollywood sound effects specialist] of or having to do with the creation or editing of sound effects for the soundtracks of films [a foley walker dubs footsteps] …   English World dictionary

  • Foley — (spr. fōlì), John Henry, engl. Bildhauer, geb. 24. Mai 1818 in Dublin, gest. 27. Aug. 1874 in London, bildete sich an der Dubliner Society of Art und seit 1834 an der Londoner Akademie. Die Gruppe Ino und Bacchus (1840) verschaffte ihm zuerst… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Foley — (spr. lĕ), John Henry, engl. Bildhauer, geb. 24. Mai 1818 in Dublin, gest. 24. Aug. 1874 zu London; mytholog. Bildwerke und Porträtfiguren (unter anderm Prinz Albert für das Albert Memorial in London) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Foley — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Foley peut désigner : Patronyme Foley est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Anthony Foley (né en 1973), joueur irlandais de rugby à… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Foley — This interesting surname is an Anglicized form of the Old Gaelic O Foghladha . The Gaelic prefix O indicates male descendant of , plus the personal byname Foghladha meaning pirate or plunderer. This great sept originated in the southern Munster… …   Surnames reference

  • Foley — I. /ˈfoʊli/ (say fohlee) noun sound effects created in a Foley studio: our Foley has a very solid realistic sound. Also, foley. II. /ˈfoʊli/ (say fohlee) noun 1. Gary Edward, born 1950, Australian actor and activist for Indigenous rights. 2.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Foley — /foh lee/, adj. of or pertaining to motion picture sound effects or soundtracks: a Foley artist; the Foley editor. [after Jack Foley, sound effect pioneer at Universal Pictures in the 1930s] * * * …   Universalium

  • Foley — 1 Original name in latin Foley Name in other language Foley, NHX State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 30.40659 latitude 87.6836 altitude 31 Population 14618 Date 2013 05 11 2 Original name in latin Foley Name in other language… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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