Ballantyne
biographical name James 1772-1833 Scottish printer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Ballantyne — is a surname of Scottish origins, with etymological roots meaning “a place of ancient pagan worship among the Celts” [ [http://www.ballantynefyi.com/ballantyneactivities.php Ballantyne FYI ] , according to William Arthur’s An Etymological… …   Wikipedia

  • Ballantyne — ist der Name folgender Personen: Charles Ballantyne (1867–1950), kanadischer Politiker und Minister Elspeth Ballantyne (* 1939), australische Schauspielerin Frederick Ballantyne (* 1936), Generalgouverneur von St. Vincent und den Grenadinen James …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Ballantyne — Ballantyne, James R., geb. 13. Dec. 1812 zu Kelso in Schottland, studirte in Edinburg u. dann in Haileybury Orientalische Sprachen, wurde zuerst Lehrer derselben an der Naval and Military Academy in Edinburg, ging nachher nach Ostindien, wurde… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Ballantyne —   [ bæləntaɪn], Robert Michael, englischer Schriftsteller, * Edinburgh 24. 4. 1825, ✝ Rom 8. 2. 1894; war 1841 48 im Dienst der Hudson s Bay Company in Kanada, beschrieb diese Zeit in »Hudson s Bay« (1848); verfasste mehr als 80 viel gelesene… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Ballantyne — This famous surname is Scottish. Recorded in many forms as shown below it is locational, either from an estate formerly known as The lands of Bellenden, in the ancient county of Roxburghshire, or from the village of Ballintoun, in the county of… …   Surnames reference

  • Ballantyne (neighborhood) — Ballantyne is a neighborhood in the city of Charlotte, North Carolina.It is a convert|2000|acre|km2|sing=on lifestyle community located in south Charlotte, adjacent to the South Carolina border. This live, work, stay and play community offers… …   Wikipedia

  • Ballantyne Park — is a city park in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The land for the park was donated to the city in 1929 by the family of James Ballantyne, a merchant and municipal office holder.ee also*List of Ottawa, Ontario parks …   Wikipedia

  • Ballantyne's store disaster — The Ballantyne s Department Store Fire on November 18 1947, remains the worst fire disaster in New Zealand history. Forty one people died in the blaze, mostly employees who had failed to evacuate the second floor workrooms at the time of the fire …   Wikipedia

  • Ballantyne, R.M. — ▪ Scottish author in full  Robert Michael Ballantyne  born April 24, 1825, Edinburgh, Scot. died Feb. 8, 1894, Rome, Italy       Scottish author chiefly famous for his adventure story The Coral Island (1858). This and all of Ballantyne s stories… …   Universalium

  • Ballantyne Strait — Sp Bãlantaino sąsiauris Ap Ballantyne Strait L tarp Princo Patriko s. ir Makenzio Kingo s., Kanada (ŠV teritorijos) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”