biographical name Jeremiah died 1777 English surveyor in America

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  • Dixon — steht für: Dixon (Familienname), der Familienname Dixon The Dixon Gallery and Gardens, ein Kunstmuseum Dixon ist der Vorname folgender Personen: Dixon Denham (1786−1828), englischer Afrikaforscher Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Dixon (Illinois) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dixon — is an alternative to Dickson. It is of English origin meaning son of Richard, or Dick s son. Contents 1 Places 2 People 3 Other uses …   Wikipedia

  • Dixon — Dixon, WY U.S. town in Wyoming Population (2000): 79 Housing Units (2000): 67 Land area (2000): 0.135250 sq. miles (0.350296 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.001506 sq. miles (0.003901 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.136756 sq. miles (0.354197 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Dixon — (spr. dicks n), Stadt im nordamerik. Staate Illinois, (1900) 7917 E.; Eisenwarenfabriken …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Dixon — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.  Pour l’article homophone, voir Dickson. Sommaire 1 Patron …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dixon — /dik seuhn/, n. 1. Jeremiah, died 1777, English astronomer and surveyor. Cf. Mason Dixon line. 2. a city in N Illinois. 15,659. 3. a male given name. * * * (as used in expressions) Cowell Henry Dixon Dixon Joseph Dixon Willie William James Dixon… …   Universalium

  • Dixon — (as used in expressions) Cowell, Henry (Dixon) Dixon, Joseph Dixon, Willie William James Dixon Margaret Rumer Godden Haynes Dixon Mason Dixon, línea Porter, David Dixon …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Dixon — I Dixon,   Codename der Version des Pentium II für Notebooks und andere Mobilcomputer. Der Dixon wird mit verringerter Core Spannung betrieben. II Dixon   [ dɪksn],    1) Bill, eigentlich William Robert Dixon …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Dixon — 1 Original name in latin Dixon Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 37.51782 latitude 87.69029 altitude 164 Population 786 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Dixon Name in other language State code… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Dixon — This interesting surname is a patronymic from Dick a medieval pet form of Richard, one of the most popular names in the 11th and 12th Century, deriving from the Anglo Saxon Richard , itself from the Old Germanic personal name made up of the… …   Surnames reference

  • Dixon — n. family name; Jeremiah Dixon (1733 1779), English astronomer and surveyor, member of the team that measured the border known today as the Mason Dixon line; city in Illinois (USA) …   English contemporary dictionary

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