Masefield
biographical name John 1878-1967 English author; poet laureate (1930-67)

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  • Masefield — may refer to: John Masefield (1878 1967), English poet Paul Masefield (b. 1970), English footballer This page or section lists people with the surname Masefield. If an internal link intending to r …   Wikipedia

  • Masefield —   [ meɪsfiːld], John, englischer Dichter, * Ledbury (Counties Hereford and Worcester) 1. 6. 1878, ✝ nahe Abingdon (County Berkshire) 12. 5. 1967. Unter seinen Lyrikbänden ragen die in der Nachfolge R. Kiplings stehenden »Salt water ballads«… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Masefield — [mās′fēld΄] John 1878 1967; Eng. writer: poet laureate (1930 67) …   English World dictionary

  • Masefield — John Masefield 1912 John Edward Masefield (* 1. Juni 1878 in Ledbury, Herefordshire; † 12. Mai 1967 in Abingdon, Oxfordshire) war ein britischer Autor, der am besten für seine realistische bis mystische Lyrik bekannt ist. Von 193 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Masefield — noun English poet (1878 1967) • Syn: ↑John Masefield, ↑John Edward Masefield • Instance Hypernyms: ↑poet …   Useful english dictionary

  • Masefield — n. family name; John Masefield (1878 1967), English poet …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Masefield — /mays feeld , mayz /, n. John, 1878 1967, English poet: poet laureate 1930 67. * * * …   Universalium

  • Masefield — Mase|field, John (1878 1967) a British writer and sailor who wrote poems about the sea, such as Sea Fever and Cargoes. He became ↑poet laureate (=the Queen s official poet) in 1930 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Masefield — Mase•field [[t]ˈmeɪsˌfild, ˈmeɪz [/t]] n. big John, 1878–1967, English poet: poet laureate 1930–67 …   From formal English to slang

  • Masefield — /ˈmeɪsfild/ (say maysfeeld) noun John, 1878–1967, English poet, dramatist, and novelist; poet laureate from 1930 until his death …   Australian English dictionary

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