Early
biographical name Jubal Anderson 1816-1894 American Confederate general

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  • Early — may refer to:History * the beginning or oldest part of a defined historical period, as opposed to middle or late periods. ** e.g., Early modern EuropePlaces: *In the United States: ** Early, Iowa ** Early, Texas ** Early County, GeorgiaPeople: *… …   Wikipedia

  • Early — ist der Name von Personen: Jubal Anderson Early (1816–1894), General der Konföderierten James M. Early (1922–2004), US amerikanischer Elektrotechnik Ingenieur Peter Early (1773−1817), US amerikanischer Politiker und Gouverneur von Georgia Orte in …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Early — Ear ly, a. [Compar. {Earlier} ([ e]r l[i^]*[ e]r); superl. {Earliest}.] [OE. earlich. [root]204. See {Early}, adv.] 1. In advance of the usual or appointed time; in good season; prior in time; among or near the first; opposed to {late}; as, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Early — Ear ly ([ e]r l[y^]), adv. [OE. erli, erliche, AS. [=ae]rl[=i]ce; [=ae]r sooner + l[=i]c like. See {Ere}, and {Like}.] Soon; in good season; seasonably; betimes; as, come early. [1913 Webster] Those that me early shall find me. Prov. viii. 17.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Early — (spr. Ärlih), Grafschaft im Staate Georgia (Nordamerika), 40 QM.; Flüsse: Chattahoochee, Spring u. Colamoka Creeks; Boden eben u. fruchtbar, mit schönen Waldungen; Producte: Baumwolle, Mais u. Bataten; Dampfschifffahrt auf dem Chattahoochee;… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • early — earliness, n. /err lee/, adv., earlier, earliest, adj., earlier, earliest, n., pl. earlies. adv. 1. in or during the first part of a period of time, a course of action, a series of events, etc.: early in the year. 2. in the early part of the… …   Universalium

  • Early — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sommaire 1 Patronyme 2 Prénom 3 Pseudo …   Wikipédia en Français

  • early — I. adverb (earlier; est) Etymology: Middle English erly, from Old English ǣrlīce, from ǣr early, soon more at ere Date: before 12th century 1. a. near the beginning of a period of time < awoke early in the morning > b. near the beginning of a… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • early — 1. adjective /ˈɜː(ɹ).li,ˈɝli/ a) At a time in advance of the usual or expected event. At eleven, we went for an early lunch. b) Arriving a time before expected; sooner than on time. She began reading at an early age …   Wiktionary

  • Early — /err lee/, n. Jubal Anderson /jooh beuhl/, 1816 94, Confederate general in the U.S. Civil War. * * * (as used in expressions) Early American furniture Early Netherlandish art Early Jubal Anderson * * * …   Universalium

  • early — See: BRIGHT AND EARLY …   Dictionary of American idioms

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