Dean
biographical name Sir Patrick 1909-1994 British diplomat

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  • Dean — (aus lateinisch decanus zu decem) steht für: Dean (Familienname), den Familiennamen Dean Dean (Vorname), den Vornamen Dean den englischen Amtstitel eines Klerikers in der Anglikanischen Kirche und der Römisch Katholischen Kirche, siehe Dekan… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dean — may refer to: Dean (given name) Dean (surname) Title Contents 1 Title 2 Places …   Wikipedia

  • Dean — Dean, n. [OE. dene, deene, OF. deien, dien, F. doyen, eldest of a corporation, a dean, L. decanus the chief of ten, one set over ten persons, e. g., over soldiers or over monks, from decem ten. See {Ten}, and cf. {Decemvir}.] 1. A dignitary or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dean — • One of the principal administrative officials of a diocese Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Dean     Dean     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Deán — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda En la Iglesia Católica, el deán es el párroco de la iglesia más importante de la ciudad. En la Iglesia de Inglaterra, se denomina deán de la catedral al funcionario eclesiástico que viene inmediatamente después del… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Dean — Dean, Déan, Le Déan Nom surtout porté en Bretagne (35). C est une forme bretonne du français doyen (latin decanus), qui n avait pas au moyen âge le sens de doyen d âge. Il était en général réservé à la hiérarchie ecclésiastique, mais on le… …   Noms de famille

  • Déan — Dean, Déan, Le Déan Nom surtout porté en Bretagne (35). C est une forme bretonne du français doyen (latin decanus), qui n avait pas au moyen âge le sens de doyen d âge. Il était en général réservé à la hiérarchie ecclésiastique, mais on le… …   Noms de famille

  • Dean — m English: transferred use of the surname, which has a double origin. In part it is a local name for someone who lived in a valley (Middle English dene, Old English denu), in part an occupational name for someone who served as a dean, i.e.… …   First names dictionary

  • dean — [di:n] n [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: deien, from Late Latin decanus person in charge of ten others , from Latin decem ten ] 1.) a priest of high rank in the Christian church who is in charge of several priests or churches 2.) someone… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Dean — Dean, Dizzy (1911 74) a US ↑baseball player who was a famous ↑pitcher for the St Louis Cardinals team in the 1930s, helping them win the World Series in 1934. He was famous for achieving more ↑strikeouts than any other pitcher. Dean 2 Dean, James …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Dean — Dean, TX U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 341 Housing Units (2000): 136 Land area (2000): 2.141622 sq. miles (5.546776 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.001593 sq. miles (0.004127 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.143215 sq. miles (5.550903 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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