Beckett
biographical name Samuel 1906-1989 Irish author in France • Beckettian adjective

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  • Beckett — may refer to: NOTOC People * Arthur William à Beckett (1844–1909), English journalist and man of letters * Christopher Beckett, 4th Baron Grimthorpe (1915–2003) * Edmund Beckett, 1st Baron Grimthorpe (1816–1905) * Sir Edmund Beckett, 4th Baronet… …   Wikipedia

  • Beckett — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Barbara Beckett (* 1955), irische Badmintonspielerin Clarice Beckett (1887–1935), australische Malerin Harry Beckett (1935–2010), britischer Trompeter und Flügelhornist Joel Beckett (* 1973), englischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Beckett —   [ bekɪt], Samuel Barclay, irisch französischer Schriftsteller, * Dublin 13. 4. 1906, ✝ Paris 22. 12. 1989; stammte aus einer protestantischen Familie, studierte 1923 27 am Trinity College in Dublin (besonders Romanistik), war 1928 30 Lektor für …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Beckett — Beckett, NJ U.S. Census Designated Place in New Jersey Population (2000): 4726 Housing Units (2000): 1549 Land area (2000): 1.766839 sq. miles (4.576093 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.075880 sq. miles (0.196527 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.842719… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Beckett — Beckett, Samuel …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Beckett — (Samuel) (1906 1989) écrivain irlandais d expression angl. et fr. Il exprime la catastrophe existentielle. Romans: Murphy (1938, version angl.; 1947, trad. fr.), Molloy (1951), Malone meurt (1951), l Innommable (1953). Théâtre: En attendant Godot …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Beckett — (izg. bèkit), Samuel (1906 1989) DEFINICIJA irski književnik i utemeljitelj modernog teatra apsurda; tjeskobu univerzalne osamljenosti u beznađu suvremene civilizacije impresivno metaforički izrazio u dramskim tekstovima, osobito u klasičnoj… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Beckett — [bek′ət] Samuel 1906 89; Ir. poet, novelist, & playwright in France, writing mostly in French …   English World dictionary

  • Beckett — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Le nom de Beckett est porté par plusieurs personnes : Josh Beckett (1980 ), est un joueur américain de baseball. Margaret Beckett (1943 ?), est une… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Beckett — This interesting surname, of Anglo Saxon origin, has three possible sources, the first of which is locational either from Beckett in Berkshire, or from Beckett in Devonshire. The former place, recorded as Becote in the Domesday Book of 1086, and… …   Surnames reference

  • Beckett — Original name in latin Beckett Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/New York longitude 39.754 latitude 75.35741 altitude 13 Population 4847 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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