Sitwell
biographical name Sir George Reresby 1860-1943 & his 3 children: Dame Edith 1887-1964; Sir Osbert 1892-1969; & Sacheverell 1897-1988 English authors

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  • Sitwell — can refer to someone from the notable Sitwell literary family:* Edith Sitwell * Osbert Sitwell * Sacheverell SitwellAlso* George Sitwell * Stan Sitwell, fictional character …   Wikipedia

  • Sitwell — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Edith Sitwell (1887–1964), britische Dichterin Osbert Sitwell (1892–1969), britischer Schriftsteller Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wo …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sitwell — Sitwell, Edith …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Sitwell —   [ sɪtwəl],    1) Dame (ab 1954) Edith, englische Schriftstellerin, * Scarborough 7. 9. 1887, ✝ London 9. 12. 1964, Schwester von 2) und 3); gilt mit ihrer stark rhythmisierten, dissonanzreichen Lyrik voll spielerischer Bildprägungen als… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sitwell — (izg. sȉtvel), Edith (1887 1964) DEFINICIJA engleska pjesnikinja neosimbolističke struje; emotivnom istančanošću stihova, religioznom i spiritualnom simbolikom osobito u kasnijim zbirkama Vrtlari i astronomi i Odbačeni stekla reputaciju velike… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Sitwell — [sit′wəl, sit′wel] 1. Dame Edith 1887 1964; Eng. poet & critic: sister of Osbert & Sacheverell 2. Sir Osbert [äz′bərt] 1892 1969; Eng. poet & essayist 3. Sacheverell [sə shev′ər əl] 1897 1988; Eng. poet & art critic …   English World dictionary

  • Sitwell — noun English poet (1887 1964) • Syn: ↑Dame Edith Sitwell, ↑Dame Edith Louisa Sitwell • Instance Hypernyms: ↑poet * * * Sitwell [Sitwell] the name of a sister and two brothers of an ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sitwell — Recorded in the spellings of Sedwell, Sidwell, Sydwell, and Sitwell, this is an English locational surname. It originates from either a lost medieval village originally called Sid waella or possibly Sid halh , and meaning the spring by the Sid… …   Surnames reference

  • Sitwell — /sit weuhl, wel/, n. 1. Dame Edith, 1887 1964, English poet and critic. 2. her brother, Sir Osbert, 1892 1969, English poet and novelist. 3. her brother, Sir Sacheverell /seuh shev euhr euhl/, 1897 1988, English poet, novelist, and art critic. *… …   Universalium

  • Sitwell — Sit•well [[t]ˈsɪt wəl, wɛl[/t]] n. 1) big Dame Edith, 1887–1964, English poet and critic 2) big her brother, Sir Osbert, 1892–1969, English poet and novelist 3) big her brother, Sir Sacheverell, 1897–1988, English poet and novelist …   From formal English to slang

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