Kenyon
biographical name John Samuel 1874-1959 American phonetician

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  • Kenyon — is a surname of English origin. It is said to be Celtic for Blonde , among other meanings, however, the origins of the name are fairly well known. The name first appears in English heraldry in the late thirteenth century when Jordan de Kenyon… …   Wikipedia

  • Kenyon — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Cynthia Kenyon (*1954), US amerikanische Molekularbiologin Doris Kenyon (1897–1979), amerikanische Schauspielerin und Sängerin Dorothy Kenyon (1888–1972), amerikanische Anwältin und politische Aktivistin… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kenyon — Kenyon, MN U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 1661 Housing Units (2000): 719 Land area (2000): 2.254925 sq. miles (5.840228 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.254925 sq. miles (5.840228 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Kenyon — (spr. kénnjön), Frederic George, Philolog, geb. 15. Jan. 1863 in London, erhielt seine Ausbildung am Winchester College und New College in Oxford und wurde 1888 Fellow am Magdalen College daselbst, 1889 Assistent der Handschriftenabteilung des… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Kenyon —   [ kenjən], Sir (seit 1912) Frederic George, englischer klassischer Philologe und Papyrologe, * London 15. 1. 1863, ✝ Godstone (County Surrey) 23. 8. 1952; wurde 1909 Direktor der Manuskriptabteilung des Britischen Museums in London.   Werke:… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Kenyon — This interesting surname is of Ancient British, pre Christian origins. Originally associated only with the county of Lancashire, it is a locational surname, and derives from the hamlet of Kenyon, in the parish of Winwick, near Warrington. First… …   Surnames reference

  • Kenyon — Original name in latin Kenyon Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 44.27219 latitude 92.98548 altitude 351 Population 1815 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Kenyon — /ken yeuhn/, n. John Samuel, 1874 1959, U.S. phonetician and educator. * * * …   Universalium

  • kenyon —    See canyon1 …   Vocabulario Vaquero

  • Kenyon — /ken yeuhn/, n. John Samuel, 1874 1959, U.S. phonetician and educator …   Useful english dictionary

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