Scanderbeg
biographical name — see Skanderbeg

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Scanderbeg — Scanderbeg, s. Castriota …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Scanderbeg — Scanderbeg, Skanderbeg ou Skander Beg (Georges Castriota, dit) (v. 1403 1468) prince albanais. Il maintint l indépendance de l Albanie contre les Ottomans …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • SCANDERBEG — i. e. Alexander M. nomen Georgii Castrioti Albaniae Regis. Cum quatuor hic fratribus, a Iohanne Patre, Turcis obses datus, licet minimus natu, ita tamen placuit Amurathi II ut reliquis lentô venenô consumptis, ille in vita conservaretur. Proin… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Scanderbeg — [skan′dər beg΄] (born George Castriota) 1403? 68; Alb. leader & national hero …   English World dictionary

  • Scanderbeg — Gjergj Kastriot Skanderbeg Sculpture de Skanderbeg Gjergj (Georges en français) Kastrioti (6 mai 1405 17 janvier 1468) est né à Dibër, Albanie de Gjergj Kastrioti, seigneur de la moyenne Albanie, qui a été obligé par les Ottomans …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Scanderbeg — /skan deuhr beg /, n. (George Castriota) 1403? 68, Albanian chief and revolutionary leader. Turkish, Iskander Bey. * * * …   Universalium

  • Scanderbeg — orig. Jorge Castriota (1405, Albania septentrional–17 ene. 1468, Lieshi). Líder albanés. Hijo del príncipe de Ematia, fue dado en rehén a temprana edad al sultán turco. Se convirtió al islam, prestó servicio en el ejército turco y se le dio el… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • SCANDERBEG —    (i. e. Prince or Bey Alexander), the patriot chief of Albania, and the great hero of Albanian independence, who in the 15th century renounced Islamism for Christianity, and by his military prowess and skill freed Albania from the Turkish yoke; …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Scanderbeg — soprannome di Castriota, Giorgio …   Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • Scanderbeg — /ˈskændəbɛg/ (say skanduhbeg) noun (George Castriota), 1403?–1468, Albanian chief and hero. Turkish, Iskander Bey …   Australian English dictionary

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