Sayers
biographical name Dorothy Leigh 1893-1957 English writer

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  • Sayers — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Dorothy L. Sayers (1893–1957), englische Schriftstellerin Gale Sayers (* 1943), US amerikanischer Footballspieler Goldie Sayers (* 1982), britische Speerwerferin Joseph D. Sayers (1841–1929), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sayers —   [ seɪəz],    1) Dorothy L. (Leigh), englische Schriftstellerin, * Oxford 13. 6. 1893, ✝ Witham (County Essex) 17. 12. 1957; studierte 1912 15 in Oxford; bekannt wurde sie durch ihre psychologisch motivierten Kriminalromane mit der Figur des… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sayers — [sā′ərz, serz] Dorothy L(eigh) 1893 1957; Eng. writer, esp. of detective stories …   English World dictionary

  • Sayers — Infobox Company company name = Sayers company company type = foundation = 1912 location = Liverpool, England, UK locations = 200 key people = num employees = 1500 industry = Food (Bakery Group) products = Sandwiches, pies and pastries; baked… …   Wikipedia

  • Sayers — noun English writer of detective fiction (1893 1957) • Syn: ↑Dorothy Sayers, ↑Dorothy L. Sayers, ↑Dorothy Leigh Sayers • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sayers — Most surnames have only one or possibly two sources of origin, this surname is different it has five! These maybe summed up as (in order of likelihood), a derivative of the pre medieval personal name Saher or Seir , which itself is a short form… …   Surnames reference

  • Sayers — /say euhrz, sairz/, n. Dorothy L(eigh), 1893 1957, English novelist, essayist, and dramatist. * * * …   Universalium

  • Sayers — noun common in Sussex …   Wiktionary

  • Sayers — Say|ers, Dor|o|thy L. (1893 1957) a British writer who wrote detective novels (=books about crime and murder) in which the main characters are Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sayers — n. one who utters; one who tells; one who expresses …   English contemporary dictionary

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