biographical name William 1585?-?1642 English actor & dramatist

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  • Rowley — may refer to:Places;Australia * Rowley Shoals in the Timor Sea;Canada * Rowley, Alberta * Rowley Island, Nunavut;United Kingdom * Rowley, East Riding of Yorkshire, England * Rowley, Shropshire, England * Rowley, London, a former parish in Barnet …   Wikipedia

  • Rowley — ist der Name mehrerer Ortschaften: Rowley (East Riding of Yorkshire) in der englischen Unitary Authority East Riding of Yorkshire Rowley (Iowa) im US amerikanischen Bundesstaat Iowa Rowley (Alberta) in der kanadischen Provinz Alberta Rowley… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rowley — Rowley, IA U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 290 Housing Units (2000): 114 Land area (2000): 0.359655 sq. miles (0.931502 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.359655 sq. miles (0.931502 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Rowley — (spr. Rauli, der alte R.), Name, unter welchem König Karl II. von England Haupt der liederlichen Gesellschaft seiner Hauptstadt war …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Rowley — m English: variant of ROLY (SEE Roly), or a transferred use of the local surname, which originated in the Middle Ages from any of the various places named with the Old English elements rūh rough, overgrown + lēah wood or clearing …   First names dictionary

  • Rowley —   [ rəʊli], William, englischer Dramatiker und Schauspieler, * um 1585, ✝ 1642 (?); war als Schauspieler bekannt für seine komischen Rollen; schrieb zahlreiche Bühnenstücke, meist in Zusammenarbeit mit anderen Dramatikern, so mit T. Middleton,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Rowley — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronyme Le nom de Rowley est porté par plusieurs personnalités (par ordre alphabétique) : Alec Rowley (1892 1958), compositeur britannique. Anthony …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rowley — This famous English name is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is a locational surname deriving from any one of the various places called Rowley in Devonshire, County Durham, Staffordshire and Yorkshire. The place in Devonshire is recorded as Rodeleia in …   Surnames reference

  • Rowley — Original name in latin Rowley Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/New York longitude 42.71676 latitude 70.87866 altitude 18 Population 1416 Date 2011 05 14 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Rowley — noun a) Any of several places in the UK, US, and Canada. b) from the English place name …   Wiktionary

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