Sussex
geographical name former county SE England bordering on English Channel; one of kingdoms in Anglo-Saxon heptarchy — see East Sussex, West Sussex

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  • Sussex — als traditionelle Grafschaft Sussex Grafschafts Fahne Sussex [ˈsʌ …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sussex — Sussex, Thomas Radclyffe, tercer conde de Condado de Gran Bretaña, en el S de Inglaterra, junto al Canal de La Mancha, administrativamente dividido en dos: Sussex Occidental (West Sussex), con 2 016 km2 y 704 900 h y cap. en Chichester (20 547 h) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Sussex — Sussex, WI U.S. village in Wisconsin Population (2000): 8828 Housing Units (2000): 3441 Land area (2000): 6.030160 sq. miles (15.618042 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.030160 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Sussex — Sussex1 [sus′iks] n. any of a breed of domestic chicken, originating in Sussex, with speckled or reddish feathers, usually raised for its meat Sussex2 [sus′iks] [ME Suth sæxe < OE Suth Seaxe, South Saxon (land or people): see SOUTH & SAXON] 1 …   English World dictionary

  • Sussex — (spr. ßöss ), südengl. Grafschaft, von Kreidehügeln durchzogen, 3777 qkm, (1901) 605.052 E.; Hauptstadt Lewes …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Sussex — County of Sussex redirects here. For other uses, see Sussex County (disambiguation). This refers to the historic county in England. For other uses either see Sussex (disambiguation) or, for the administrative counties that Sussex is divided into …   Wikipedia

  • Sussex — /sus iks/, n. 1. a former county in SE England: divided into East Sussex and West Sussex. 2. one of an English breed of red beef cattle. 3. one of an English breed of chickens, raised chiefly for marketing as roasters. 4. a kingdom of the Anglo… …   Universalium

  • Sussex — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Sussex (homonymie). Comté de Sussex en rouge …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sussex — Para otros usos de este término, véase Condado de Sussex. Sussex es un condado del sur de Inglaterra, que se corresponde aproximadamente con el territorio del antiguo Reino de Sussex. Limita al Norte con el condado de Surrey, al Este con el… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sussex — I Sussex   [ sʌsɪks], aus Südengland stammende Hühnerrasse; Rumpf etwa kastenförmig, gut befiedert; Schwanz breit ansetzend, locker befiedert; Kamm einfach, aufrecht; verschiedene Farbschläge; Hähne 3 4 kg, Hühner 2,5 3 kg.   II Sussex   [… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sussex — This name is of English locational origin from the county so called. Originally a tribal name South Saxon, recorded as Sud Seaxe in the Anglo Saxon Chronicle, dated 607 AD., was later used as of their county. Sussex was first recorded as Sud… …   Surnames reference

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