Lyons
biographical name Joseph Aloysius 1879-1939 Australian statesman; prime minister (1931-39)

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  • Lyons —     Lyons     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Lyons     The Archdiocese of Lyons (Lugdunensis) comprises the Department of the Rhône (except the Canton of Villeurbanne, which belongs to the Diocese of Grenoble) and of the Loire. The Concordat of 1801… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Lyons — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Donal Lyons (* ?), irischer Politiker Edmund Lyons, 1. Baron Lyons (1790–1858), britischer Admiral und Diplomat Edward Lyons (1926–2010), britischer Politiker Elena Lyons (* 1973), US amerikanische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lyons — is used to refer to many different people, places and other entities.Places In Europe * Lyons la Forêt, France * Lyons, Tyne and Wear, England * Lyons Hill, Ireland In the United States * Lyons, Colorado * Lyons, Georgia * Lyons, Illinois * Lyons …   Wikipedia

  • Lyons — Lyons, NE U.S. city in Nebraska Population (2000): 963 Housing Units (2000): 474 Land area (2000): 0.699266 sq. miles (1.811091 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.699266 sq. miles (1.811091 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • LYONS — LYONS, capital of the Rhône department, E. central France. According to a medieval Jewish legend one of the three boats loaded with Jewish captives taken during the siege of Jerusalem docked at Lyons. Herod Antipas, tetrarch of Galilee, was… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Lyons — (spr. leiĕus), Edmund, Lord L. of Christchurch, brit. Admiral, geb. 29. Nov. 1790, 1835 49 Gesandter in Athen, dann in Stockholm, nahm im Krimkriege 24. Mai 1855 Kertsch und 17. Okt. Kinburn, gest. 24. Nov. 1858 …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Lyons —   [ laɪənz], John, britischer Sprachwissenschaftler, * Manchester 23. 5. 1932; 1964 1976 Professor in Edinburgh, 1976 1984 in Sussex, seitdem Gastprofessor; beschäftigt sich v. a. mit Fragen der allgemeinen und vergleichenden Sprachwissenschaft… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Lyons — city in France at the confluence of the Rhone and the Saône, from Gallo Latin Lugudunum, lit. fort of Lug. The adjectival form is Lyonnaise …   Etymology dictionary

  • Lyons — [lī′ənz] Eng. name for LYON2 …   English World dictionary

  • Lyons — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Pour les articles homonymes, voir Lion, Lions et Lyon. Localités En France Lyons la Forêt ( …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lyons — 1 Original name in latin Lyons Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/New York longitude 32.20435 latitude 82.32179 altitude 74 Population 4367 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Lyons Name in other language LYO, Lyons… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

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