Kidd
biographical name William circa 1645-1701 Captain Kidd Scottish pirate

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  • Kidd — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Benjamin Kidd (1858–1916), britischer Soziologe Billy Kidd (* 1943), US amerikanischer Skirennläufer Brian Kidd (* 1949), englischer Fußballspieler und trainer Carol Kidd (* 1945), britische Jazzsängerin… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Kidd — may refer to:* People with the surname of Kidd * U.S. Navy Destroyers named USS Kidd, named for Isaac C. Kidd. * The Kidd class destroyers, built by the United States, originally for use by Iran, but subsequently sold to Taiwan. * Kidd Hall, a… …   Wikipedia

  • Kidd — Kidd, Johann, geb. 1780 in Westminster, wurde 1803 Professor der Chemie in Oxford, 1808 Oberarzt des Radcliffe Infirmary, 1820 Professor der Medicin, 1822 Professor der Anatomie u. endlich 1825 Director des Eweline Hospitals; er st. den 17. Sept …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Kidd — [kid] Captain (William) 1645? 1701; Brit. privateer & pirate, born in Scotland: hanged …   English World dictionary

  • Kidd — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Kidd est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Brian Kidd (né en 1949), footballeur anglais ; Bill Kidd (né en 1943), skieur alpin… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • KIDD — Infobox Radio station name = KIDD city = Monterey, California area = Santa Cruz branding = slogan = Magic 63 airdate = frequency = kHz format = Adult Standards/MOR power = 1,000 watts day 1,000 watts night erp = haat = class = B facility id =… …   Wikipedia

  • Kidd — noun Scottish sea captain who was hired to protect British shipping in the Indian Ocean and then was accused of piracy and hanged (1645 1701) • Syn: ↑William Kidd, ↑Captain Kidd • Instance Hypernyms: ↑master, ↑captain, ↑sea captain, ↑skipper * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Kidd — /kid/, n. 1. Michael, born 1919, U.S. dancer and choreographer. 2. William ( Captain Kidd ), 1645? 1701, Scottish navigator and privateer: hanged for piracy. * * * (as used in expressions) Kidd Michael Kidd William Captain Kidd * * * …   Universalium

  • Kidd — This interesting Anglo Scottish surname has three possible origins. The first is from a medieval nickname for a lively, frisky person, and derives from the Middle English kid(e) , meaning a young goat! The second possible origin is from the… …   Surnames reference

  • Kidd — (as used in expressions) Kidd, Michael Kidd, William Capitán Kidd …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Kidd — n. family name; William Kidd (1645 1701), Scottish navigator and privateer who was accused of piracy and hanged, known as Captain Kidd …   English contemporary dictionary

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