Alton
geographical name city SW Illinois on the Mississippi population 30,496

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Alton — steht für: Alton Towers, einen Themenpark in Großbritannien Bistum Alton, ein Bistum in den USA Vertrag von Alton, eine Übereinkunft im Jahre 1101 zwischen König Heinrich I. von England und seinem Bruder Robert II., Herzog der Normandie Alton ist …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alton — is the name of several places:Canada*Alton, Ontario *Altona, Ontario *Alton, Nova Scotia *North Alton, Nova Scotia *South Alton, Nova Scotia *Altona, British Columbia *Altona, Manitoba *Old Altona, Manitoba *Alton, QuebecNew Zealand*Alton, New… …   Wikipedia

  • Alton — Alton, IL U.S. city in Illinois Population (2000): 30496 Housing Units (2000): 13894 Land area (2000): 15.644983 sq. miles (40.520319 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.960782 sq. miles (2.488413 sq. km) Total area (2000): 16.605765 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Alton — (Прага,Чехия) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: Legerova 62, Прага, 120 00, Чехия …   Каталог отелей

  • Alton — m English: transferred use of the surname, which is of local origin, being derived from any of several places in England so called. These have various origins; the most common is from Old English ǣwiell source (of a river) + tūn settlement,… …   First names dictionary

  • Alton — † Alton, 5) John Sam. Ed. d A., Anatom u. Zootom, geb. 17. Juli 1803 u. st. 25. Juli 1854 als Professor der Anatomie u. Physiologie in Halle; er schrieb noch: De monstrorum duplicium origine, Halle 1849; De monstris, quibus extremitates… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Alton — (spr. ahlt n), Stadt im nordamerik. Staate Illinois, am Mississippi, (1900) 14.210 E. (viele Deutsche) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Alton — • Diocese in Illinois Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006 …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Alton — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Alton peut faire référence à : Alton, un prénom, Tous les articles commençant par Alton Patronymie Gervais Alton, religieux français du XVIIe siècle… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Alton — /awl tn/, n. 1. a city in SW Illinois. 34,171. 2. a male given name. * * * (as used in expressions) Miller Alton Glenn Parker Alton Brooks Walcott Derek Alton * * * ▪ England, United Kingdom       town (parish), East Hampshire district,… …   Universalium

  • Alton — This interesting surname found in the spellings of Alton and Alten, is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is locational deriving from one of the various places called Alton in England, although the preponderance of early recordings from the midlands… …   Surnames reference

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