noun Etymology: Wilton, borough in England Date: 1774 a carpet woven with loops like the Brussels carpet but having a velvet cut pile and being generally of better materials

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  • Wilton — may refer to: Places England*Wilton, Cumbria, a place in the county of Cumbria *Wilton, Ross on Wye, a village in south Herefordshire *Wilton, North Yorkshire, a place in the county of North Yorkshire *Wilton, Redcar and Cleveland, a place in the …   Wikipedia

  • Wilton — ist die Bezeichnung folgender Orte: Wilton (Wiltshire) in Großbritannien Wilton (Cork) in Irland in den USA: Wilton (Alabama) Wilton (Arkansas) Wilton (Connecticut) Wilton (Florida) Wilton Manors, Florida Wilton (Iowa) Wilton (Kalifornien) Wilton …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wilton — Wilton, WI U.S. village in Wisconsin Population (2000): 519 Housing Units (2000): 233 Land area (2000): 0.845857 sq. miles (2.190760 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.845857 sq. miles (2.190760… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Wilton —    WILTON, a parish, in the district of Hawick, county of Roxburgh; containing, with the hamlets of Appletree Hall and Dean, and a small portion of the town of Hawick, 1867 inhabitants. This place, of which the name in ancient records is written… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Wilton — [wilt′ n] n. [after Wilton, city in S England, where it was first made] a kind of carpet with a velvety pile of cut loops: also Wilton carpet or Wilton rug …   English World dictionary

  • Wilton — (spr. Uilt n), Borough in Wiltshire; Fabriken in Teppichen, Kasimir u.a. Wollenwaaren; 3000 Ew. Dabei Schloß Wiltonhouse, dem Grafen Pembrocke gehörig, Sammlung von Alterthümern u. Kunstsachen …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Wilton — (spr. ŭilltön), alte Stadt (municipal borough) in Wiltshire (England), 5 km nordwestlich von Salisbury, mit einer Kirche im lombardischen Stil (von 1844), Teppichfabrik und (1901) 2203 Einw. Dabei Wiltonhouse, Sitz des Grafen von Pembroke, mit… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Wilton — (spr. willt n), Stadt in der engl. Grafsch. Wiltshire, am Wily, (1901) 2203 E …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Wilton — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Wilton peut désigner : Sommaire 1 Géographie 1.1  Angleterre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Wilton — 1 Original name in latin Wilton Name in other language State code GB Continent/City Europe/London longitude 51.07926 latitude 1.8621 altitude 55 Population 0 Date 2011 07 31 2 Original name in latin Wilton Name in other language Vilton, Wilton,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Wilton — /wil tn/, n. a carpet woven like Brussels carpet, on a Jacquard loom but having the loops cut to form a velvet pile. Also called Wilton carpet, Wilton rug. [named after Wilton, town in Wiltshire, England] /wil tn/, n. a town in SW Connecticut. 15 …   Universalium

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