Cheney
biographical name Richard Bruce 1941- American politician; vice president of the United States (2001- )

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  • Cheney — ist der Name von mehreren Orten: in den Vereinigten Staaten: Cheney (Iowa) Cheney (Kansas) Cheney (Washington) in Frankreich: Cheney (Yonne), Gemeinde im Département Yonne Cheney ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Chris Cheney (* 1975),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cheney — Cheney, KS U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 1783 Housing Units (2000): 689 Land area (2000): 1.421590 sq. miles (3.681902 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.421590 sq. miles (3.681902 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Cheney — may refer to: Cheney, Kansas, a US city Cheney, Washington, a US city Cheney (surname) Dick Cheney, forty sixth Vice President of the United States See also Chaney, a surname Cheyne (disambiguation) Cheyney (disambiguation) Chesney, a surname and …   Wikipedia

  • Cheney — puede referirse a: Cheney, comuna francesa en el departamento de Yonne. Cheney, población de los Estados Unidos en el estado de Kansas. Cheney, población de los Estados Unidos en el estado de Washington. Esta página de desambiguación cataloga… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Cheney — [chā′nē] Dick (born Richard Cheney) 1941 ; vice president of the U.S. (2001 ) …   English World dictionary

  • Cheney —   [ tʃeɪnɪ], Richard (Dick) Bruce, amerikanischer Politiker, * Lincoln (Nebraska) 30. 1. 1941; studierte Politikwissenschaft; war 1975 77 Stabschef im Weißen Haus, 1978 89 republikanischer Abgeordnete des Repräsentantenhauses (dort v. a. im… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Cheney —  Pour l’article homonyme, voir Cheney (homonymie).  47° 54′ 30″ N 3° 56′ 54″ E …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cheney — /chay nee, chee /, n. Richard, born 1941, U.S. politician: secretary of defense 1989 93; vice president of the U.S. under George W. Bush since 2001. * * * (as used in expressions) Amy Marcy Cheney Cheney Dick Richard Bruce Cheney * * * …   Universalium

  • Cheney — 1 Original name in latin Cheney Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 37.63001 latitude 97.78255 altitude 430 Population 2094 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Cheney Name in other language Chijni,… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Cheney — This unusual and interesting name is of Old French origin, introduced into England by the Normans after the Conquest of 1066. The derivation is from the Old French chesne, chesnai , oak tree, oak grove, from the medieval Latin casnetum , and the… …   Surnames reference

  • Cheney — n. Richard Dick Cheney (born 1941), American statesman and politician, vice president to George W. Bush …   English contemporary dictionary

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