Vanier
biographical name Georges-Philéas 1888-1967 Canadian politician; governor-general (1959-67)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Vanier — can mean:People *Jean Vanier *Georges P. Vanier, former Governor General of CanadaPlaces *Vanier, Ontario *Vanier, QuebecOther *Vanier College in Saint Laurent (Montreal), Canada *Vanier Cup, Canadian Interuniversity Sport Canadian football… …   Wikipedia

  • Vanier — ist der Name folgender Personen: Georges Vanier (1888–1967), kanadischer Generalmajor, Diplomat und der erste französische Kanadier im Amt des Generalgouverneurs von Kanada Jean Vanier (* 1928), Gründer von L Arche Nicolas Vanier (* 1962),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vanier — (Georges) (1888 1967) général québécois, gouverneur général du Canada de 1959 à sa mort …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • vanier — Vanier, m. acut. Est celuy qui fait et debite les vans, Vanifex …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Vanier —  Pour l’article homophone, voir Vannier. Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Sommaire 1 Perso …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vanier — /van yay, van yay /; for 1, 3 also Fr. /vann nyay /, n. 1. Georges P. /jawrj/; Fr. /zhawrddzh/, 1888 1967, Canadian soldier and diplomat: governor general 1959 67. 2. a city in SE Ontario, in S Canada, near Ottawa, on the Ottawa River. 18,792. 3 …   Universalium

  • Vanier — Canadian city formerly called Eastview …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Vanier — /ˈvæniə/ (say vaneeuh), /vaˈnjeɪ/ (say vah nyay) noun Georges Philias /dʒɔdʒ ˈfɪlɪəs/ (say jawj filears), /ʒɔʒ filiˈas/ (say zhawzh feelee ahs), 1888–1967, Canadian politician and diplomat, governor general 1959–67 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Vanier — /van yay, van yay /; for 1, 3 also Fr. /vann nyay /, n. 1. Georges P. /jawrj/; Fr. /zhawrddzh/, 1888 1967, Canadian soldier and diplomat: governor general 1959 67. 2. a city in SE Ontario, in S Canada, near Ottawa, on the Ottawa River. 18,792. 3 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vanier, Ontario — Vanier   Neighborhood   Location of Vanier within the City of Ottawa Country …   Wikipedia

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