Heaney
biographical name Seamus 1939- Irish poet

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  • Heaney — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Gerald William Heaney (1918–2010), US amerikanischer Richter Lawrence R. Heaney (* 19??), US amerikanischer Zoologe und Biogeograph Seamus Heaney (* 1939), irischer Schriftsteller Diese Seite ist eine Be …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Heaney —   [ hiːni], Seamus Justin, irischer Lyriker, * Castledawson (County Derry) 13. 4. 1939; studierte englische Sprache und Literatur an der Queen s University in Belfast; übersiedelte nach dem Ausbruch des Bürgerkrieges 1972 in die Republik Irland;… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Heaney — Heaney, Seamus …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Heaney — [hē′nē] Seamus (Justin) [shā′məs] 1939 ; Ir. poet …   English World dictionary

  • Heaney — Recorded as O Heaney, O Henaghan, Hegney, Hanney, Heaney, Heeney and Hiney, this is an Anglo Irish surname. If of Irish origins it derives from the pre 10th century name O hEighnigh, believed to translate as The descendant of the son of Bird ,… …   Surnames reference

  • Heaney` — Recorded as O Heaney, O Henaghan, Hegney, Hanney, Heaney, Heeney and Hiney, this is an Anglo Irish surname. If of Irish origins it derives from the pre 10th century name O hEighnigh, believed to translate as The descendant of the son of Bird ,… …   Surnames reference

  • Heaney — /hee nee/, n. Seamus /shay meuhs/, born 1939, Irish poet: Nobel prize 1995. * * * …   Universalium

  • Heaney — Noble Sproat, U.S. gynecological surgeon and obstetrician, 1880–1955. See H. operation …   Medical dictionary

  • Heaney — Hea|ney, Sea|mus (1939 ) an Irish poet. His collections of poems include Death of a Naturalist, The Haw Lantern and Seeing Things. In 1995, he won the Nobel Prize for Literature …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Heaney — Hea•ney [[t]ˈheɪ ni[/t]] n. big Seamus, born 1939, Irish poet: Nobel prize 1995 …   From formal English to slang

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