Durrell
biographical name Lawrence 1912-1990 English novelist & poet

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  • Durrell — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Gerald Durrell (1925–1995), britischer Zoo Gründer und Schriftsteller Lawrence Durrell (1912–1990), britischer Schriftsteller Siehe auch: Turell Die …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Durrell —   [ dʌrəl], Lawrence George, englischer Schriftsteller, * Darjeeling (Indien) 27. 2. 1912, ✝ Sommières (Département Gard, Frankreich) 7. 11. 1990; war als Presseattaché im diplomatischen Dienst in Ägypten, Zypern, Belgrad. In seinen Gedichten,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Durrell — Durrell, Lawrence …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Durrell — (Lawrence George) (1912 1990) auteur anglais du Quatuor d Alexandrie (Justine, 1957; Balthazar, 1958; Mountolive, 1958; Clea, 1960) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Durrell — (izg. dȁrel), Lawrence George (1912 1990) DEFINICIJA engleski pjesnik, plodni putopisac, esejist; autor satiričkih pripovjetki i desetak romana (najpoznatiji Aleksandrijski kvartet) …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Durrell — [dʉr′əl, də rel′] Lawrence (George) 1912 90; Brit. writer …   English World dictionary

  • Durrell — For other uses, see Durrell (disambiguation). Durrell is a surname, and may refer to Members of the Durrell Family Gerald Durrell Jacquie Durrell Lawrence Durrell Lawrence Samuel Durrell Lee McGeorge Durrell Louisa Dixie Durrell Margaret Durrell… …   Wikipedia

  • Durrell — Dur|rell, Ger|ald (1925 95) a British writer, broadcaster and ↑conservationist (=someone who works to protect rare plants and animals) , who set up his own ↑zoo on the island of Jersey, so that rare animals could be taken care of and eventually… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Durrell —  Pour l’article homophone, voir Durell.  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie des personnes (réelles ou fictives) partageant un même patronyme. Gerald Durrell (1925 1995), naturaliste, écrivain, et présentateur de télévision… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Durrell — noun English writer of Irish descent who spent much of his life in Mediterranean regions (1912 1990) • Syn: ↑Lawrence Durrell, ↑Lawrence George Durrell • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

  • Durrell — This interesting name is of Norman (French) origin, introduced into England after the Conquest of 1066, and derives from a nickname for a hardy man, durel(l) , a diminutive form of the Olde French dur meaning hard(y) . The name was used to… …   Surnames reference

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