Burnside
biographical name Ambrose Everett 1824-1881 American general

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  • Burnside — may refer to:Places;Australia *City of Burnside, a Local Government Area of Adelaide, South Australia *Burnside, South Australia, a suburb of the City of Burnside, South Australia, Australia *Burnside, Victoria, a suburb of Melbourne;Canada… …   Wikipedia

  • Burnside — ist der Name mehrerer Orte: in den Vereinigten Staaten: Burnside (Arizona) Burnside (Connecticut) Burnside (Georgia) Burnside (Illinois) Burnside (Iowa) Burnside (Kentucky) Burnside (Louisiana) Burnside (Michigan) Burnside (Mississippi) Burnside… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Burnside — Burnside, AZ U.S. Census Designated Place in Arizona Population (2000): 632 Housing Units (2000): 216 Land area (2000): 9.301465 sq. miles (24.090682 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 9.301465 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Burnside — is generally accepted as being of Scottish origin, but is more properly a Scottish Highland and an English Border surname, with a foot in each camp. Its origins are Olde English pre 7th century, the derivation being from Brunwold heved . This… …   Surnames reference

  • Burnside —   [ bəːnsaɪd], William, britischer Mathematiker, * London 2. 7. 1852, ✝ West Wickham (heute zu London) 21. 8. 1927; war 1885 1919 Professor am Royal Naval College in Greenwich. Burnside lieferte Arbeiten zur Funktionentheorie, v. a. über… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Burnside — (spr. börnßaid ), Ambrosius Everett, nordamerikan. General, geb. 23. Mai 1824 in Liberty (Indiana), gest. 13. Sept. 1881 in Bristol (Rhode Island), ward 1847 Artillerieoffizier. Nach der ersten Schlacht von Bull Run 1861 zum Brigadekommandeur… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Burnside — (spr. börnseid), Ambrose Everett, nordamerik. General, geb. 23. Mai 1824 in Liberty (Indiana), 13. Dez. 1862 als Oberbefehlshaber der Potomacarmee bei Friedrichsberg am Rappahannock von Lee geschlagen, gest. 13. Sept. 1881. – Vgl. Poore (1882) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Burnside — [bʉrn′sīd΄] Ambrose Everett 1824 81; Union general in the Civil War …   English World dictionary

  • Burnside —    Technically, this essay does not belong in the book because the subject does not consist of a proper noun used as an ordinary word. The proper noun is Burnside; the ordinary word, sideburns. Clearly sideburns is not a derivative. Let s clarify …   Dictionary of eponyms

  • Burnside — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Ambrose Burnside (1824 1881) est un général américain de l armée de l Union pendant la guerre de Sécession aux États Unis. R. L. Burnside (1926 2005) est… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Burnside — noun United States general in the American Civil War who was defeated by Robert E. Lee at the Battle of Fredericksburg (1824 1881) • Syn: ↑A. E. Burnside, ↑Ambrose Everett Burnside • Instance Hypernyms: ↑general, ↑full general …   Useful english dictionary

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