biographical name Ted 1891-1972 American dancer & choreographer

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  • Shawn — Shawn1 [shôn] n. a masculine name Shawn2 [shôn] Ted (born Edwin Myers Shawn) 1891 1972; U.S. dancer & choreographer: husband of Ruth St. Denis …   English World dictionary

  • Shawn — /shawn/, n. 1. Ted (Edwin M.), 1891 1972, U.S. dancer and choreographer (husband of Ruth St. Denis). 2. a male given name, form of John. * * * …   Universalium

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  • Shawn —   [ʃɔːn], Ted, amerikanischer Tänzer, Choreograph und Pädagoge, * Kansas City (Missouri) 21. 10. 1891, ✝ Orlando (Fla.) 9. 1. 1972; gründete 1915 zusammen mit seiner Frau Ruth Saint Denis in Los Angeles (Calif.) die »Denishawn«, die als Schule… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Shawn — Infobox Given Name Revised name = Shawn imagesize= caption= pronunciation= gender = Male/Female meaning = God is gracious region = US variant of the Irish derivative of the name John origin = related names = Sean, Shaun, Shane footnotes = Shawn,… …   Wikipedia

  • Shawn — noun United States dancer and choreographer who collaborated with Ruth Saint Denis (1891 1972) • Syn: ↑Ted Shawn • Instance Hypernyms: ↑dancer, ↑professional dancer, ↑terpsichorean, ↑choreographer * * * /shawn/, n …   Useful english dictionary

  • Shawn — noun a) popular in the US in the 1970s. Or take Sean, S E A N. Been spelled like that for about five hundred years. But not them, theyve gotta spell it S H A W N. Like they have a right to that name in the first place. b) transferred from the… …   Wiktionary

  • Shawn —    see Klamik, John …   Dictionary of erotic artists: painters, sculptors, printmakers, graphic designers and illustrators

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