biographical name 1st Earl 1861-1928 Douglas Haig British field marshal

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  • Haig —   [heɪg],    1) Alexander Meigs, junior, amerikanischer General und Politiker, * Philadelphia (Pennsylvania) 2. 12. 1924; war 1974 79 oberster NATO Befehlshaber in Europa und unter Präsidenten R. Reagan 1981 82 Außenminister.    2) Douglas, 1.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Haig — [hāg] Douglas 1st Earl Haig 1861 1928; Brit. commander in chief, WWI …   English World dictionary

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  • Haig — Douglas Haig Le maréchal Douglas Haig (19 juin 1861 28 janvier 1928), comte Haig, était un commandant britannique pendant la Première Guerre mondiale. Maréchal Haig Né à Édimbourg, Do …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Haig — /heɪg/ (say hayg) noun Douglas, 1st Earl, 1861–1928, British field marshal; commander in chief of the British forces in France from 1915–18 during World War I. As British commander in chief in France, Douglas Haig believed that a well equipped… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Haig — This surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and may be either a topographical name from residence by an enclosure, deriving from the Olde English pre 7th Century haga , cognate with the Old Norse hagi , hedged field; or locational from Haigh in West… …   Surnames reference

  • Haig — /hayg/, n. Douglas, 1st Earl 1861 1928, British field marshal: commander in chief of the British forces in France 1915 18. * * * …   Universalium

  • Haig — [[t]heɪg[/t]] n. big Douglas, 1st Earl, 1861–1928, British field marshal: commander in chief of the British forces in France 1915–18 …   From formal English to slang

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