Yale
biographical name Elihu 1649-1721 English (American-born) colonial administrator

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  • Yale — bezeichnet: Yale (British Columbia), Ort in British Columbia, Kanada Yale (Illinois), Ort in Illinois, Vereinigte Staaten Yale (Iowa), Ort in Iowa, Vereinigte Staaten Yale (Michigan), Ort in Michigan, Vereinigte Staaten Yale (Oklahoma), Ort in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Yale — Yale, OK U.S. city in Oklahoma Population (2000): 1342 Housing Units (2000): 611 Land area (2000): 0.910887 sq. miles (2.359187 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.910887 sq. miles (2.359187 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Yale — 1854, kind of lock invented by U.S. mechanic Linus Yale Jr. (1821 1868). The surname is Welsh, from ial, and means dweller at the fertile upland. Yale University (Connecticut, U.S.) founded 1701 as Collegiate School, renamed 1718 in honor of a… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Yale — Yale1 [yāl] [after Linus Yale (1821 68), U.S. locksmith] trademark for a key operated, pin tumbler cylinder lock Yale2 [yāl] Elihu 1649 1721; Eng. merchant, born in America: prominent early benefactor of Yale College …   English World dictionary

  • Yale — (université) université américaine, située à New Haven (Connecticut). Créée en 1701 à Branford, elle eut son siège à New Haven (1716), où elle reçut le nom d un bienfaiteur, Elihu Yale (1648 1721) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • YALE — University (USA, http://www.yale.edu/) …   Acronyms

  • Yale — an old and respected US university, established in 1701 in New Haven, Connecticut. Yale is one of the ↑Ivy League colleges …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • YALE — University (USA, http://www.yale.edu/) …   Acronyms von A bis Z

  • Yale — ► NOUN trademark ▪ a type of lock with a latch bolt and a flat key with a serrated edge. ORIGIN named after the American locksmith Linus Yale Jr (1821 68) …   English terms dictionary

  • yale — yale. m. Cuba. cerradura (ǁ mecanismo para cerrar) …   Enciclopedia Universal

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