biographical name Samuel 1633-1703 English diarist • Pepysian adjective

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  • Pepys — ist der Name folgender Personen: Elisabeth Pepys (1640–1669), Ehefrau des Tagebuchautors Samuel Pepys Samuel Pepys (1633–1703), Beamter im englischen Schatzamt, Tagebuchautor Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Untersch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pepys —   [piːps], Samuel, englischer Schriftsteller, * London 23. 2. 1633, ✝ Clapham (heute zu London) 26. 5. 1703; hoher Verwaltungsbeamter u. a. in der Admiralität; sein Hauptwerk, ein zum Teil in eigener Geheimschrift geschriebenes, nicht zur… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Pepys — Pepys, Samuel …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Pepys — (Samuel) (1633 1703) mémorialiste anglais. Haut fonctionnaire, il tint en code un Journal, qu on retrouva en 1818, évocation audacieuse et humoristique de ses frasques et des moeurs du temps …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Pepys — Pepys, Sam|u|el (1633 1703) an English writer famous for his ↑diary (=a book in which you write what happens to you each day) , which describes his personal life and the important events of the time, such as the Great Fire of London, and gives a… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • pepys — pepys·i·an; …   English syllables

  • Pepys — [pēps] Samuel 1633 1703; Eng. government official, known for his diary …   English World dictionary

  • Pepys — Recorded in a number of spellings including Pepi, Pepy, diminutives Pepin, Peppin, Pipon, Peaple, Peepall, Pepell, Peopall, patronymics Pepes, Pepis, Pepys, Pepineux, and probably Peoples, this ancient surname is for most spellings, definately of …   Surnames reference

  • Pepys — noun English diarist whose diary contained detailed descriptions of 17th century disasters in England (1633 1703) • Syn: ↑Samuel Pepys • Instance Hypernyms: ↑diarist, ↑diary keeper, ↑journalist * * * Pepysian /peep see euhn, pep / …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pepys — Pepysian /peep see euhn, pep /, adj. /peeps, peps, pee pis, pep is/, n. Samuel, 1633 1703, English diarist and naval official. * * * …   Universalium

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