Heyerdahl
biographical name Thor 1914-2002 Norwegian explorer & writer

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  • Heyerdahl — (homonymie) Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Thor Heyerdahl: archéologue et anthropologue norvégien. Christopher Heyerdahl: acteur canadien. 2473 Heyerdahl: astéroïde nommé ainsi en l… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Heyerdahl — ist der Name von Christopher Heyerdahl, kanadischer Schauspieler Hans Heyerdahl (1857–1913), norwegischer Maler Thor Heyerdahl (1914–2002), norwegischer Anthropologe und Abenteurer Diese Seite ist eine …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Heyerdahl —   [ hɛi̯ərdɑːl], Thor, norwegischer Forschungsreisender, Zoologe und Ethnologe, * Larvik 6. 10. 1914, ✝ Colla Micheri (bei Alassio, Norditalien) 18. 4. 2002. Heyerdahl versuchte, die Möglichkeit früher transozeanischer Kontakte zu beweisen, indem …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Heyerdahl — (izg. héierdāl), Thor (1914 2002) DEFINICIJA norveški istraživač; smionim prekooceanskim ekspedicijama nastojao dokazati južnoameričko podrijetlo Polinezijaca (Kon Tiki, 1947) i mogućnost da su Egipćani otkrili Ameriku (Ra, 1969), a Sumerani… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Heyerdahl — /hay euhr dahl /, n. Thor /toor/, born 1914, Norwegian ethnologist and author. * * * …   Universalium

  • Heyerdahl — Hey•er•dahl [[t]ˈheɪ ərˌdɑl[/t]] n. big Thor [[t]tʊər[/t]] born 1914, Norwegian ethnologist and author …   From formal English to slang

  • Heyerdahl — /ˈheɪjədal/ (say hayyuhdahl) noun Thor /tɔ/ (say taw), 1914–2002, Norwegian anthropologist; leader of the Kon Tiki expedition, which demonstrated that the Polynesians could have migrated from South America …   Australian English dictionary

  • Heyerdahl — Hey|er|dahl (norwegischer Forscher) …   Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • Heyerdahl — noun Norwegian anthropologist noted for his studies of cultural diffusion (1914 2002) • Syn: ↑Thor Hyerdahl • Instance Hypernyms: ↑anthropologist …   Useful english dictionary

  • Heyerdahl, Thor — born Oct. 6, 1914, Larvik, Nor. died April 18, 2002, Colla Michari, Italy Norwegian ethnologist and adventurer. After a trip to Polynesia convinced him that Polynesian culture bore traces of South American cultures, he built a raft, the Kon Tiki …   Universalium

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