I. noun Etymology: Enoch Bartlett died 1860 American orchardist Date: 1847 a pear that has yellowish-green or sometimes red skin and whitish flesh and is the principal commercially produced pear in the United States II. biographical name John 1820-1905 American publisher & editor III. geographical name 1. village NE Illinois W of Chicago population 36,706 2. city SW Tennessee population 40,543

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  • Bartlett — or Bartlet may refer to: Places United States* Bartlett, Illinois ** Bartlett (Metra), commuter railroad station in Bartlett, Illinois * Bartlett, Kansas * Bartlett, Nebraska * Bartlett, New Hampshire * Bartlett, Ohio * Bartlett, Tennessee *… …   Wikipedia

  • Bartlett — ist der Name folgender Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Bartlett (Colorado) Bartlett (Georgia) Bartlett (Illinois) Bartlett (Iowa) Bartlett (Kalifornien) Bartlett (Kansas) Bartlett (Minnesota) Bartlett (Mississippi) Bartlett (Missouri) Bartlett… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bartlett — Bartlett, NE U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 128 Housing Units (2000): 68 Land area (2000): 0.141666 sq. miles (0.366912 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.141666 sq. miles (0.366912… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Bartlett — Bart lett, n. (Bot.) A Bartlett pear, a favorite kind of pear, which originated in England about 1770, and was called {Williams Bonchr[ e]tien}. It was brought to America, and distributed by Mr. Enoch Bartlett, of Dorchester, Massachusetts. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Bartlett — Bartlett, 1) John Russell, amerikan. Ethnolog und Historiograph, geb. 23. Okt. 1805 in Providence (Rhode Island), gest. 28. Mai 1886, war Kaufmann, widmete sich aber seit 1849 dem Studium der Geschichte und Ethnologie. Mit A. Gallatin begründete… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Bartlett — [bärt′lət] John 1820 1905; U.S. editor & publisher: compiler of a book of quotations …   English World dictionary

  • Bartlett — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronyme Bartlett est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Abraham Dee Bartlett (1812 1897), un zoologiste britannique, Albert Allen Bartlett… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bartlett — 1 Original name in latin Bartlett Name in other language Bartlett, Бартлетт State code US Continent/City America/Chicago longitude 35.20453 latitude 89.87398 altitude 87 Population 54613 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Bartlett Name in… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Bartlett — /bahrt lit/, n. Hort. a large, yellow, juicy variety of pear. Also called Bartlett pear. [1825 35, Amer.; so named by Enoch Bartlett of Dorchester, Mass.] /bahrt lit/, n. 1. John, 1820 1905, U.S. publisher: compiled Familiar Quotations. 2. John… …   Universalium

  • Bartlett — noun 1. United States explorer who accompanied Peary s expedition to the North Pole and who led many other Arctic trips (1875 1946) • Syn: ↑Robert Bartlett, ↑Robert Abram Bartlett, ↑Captain Bob • Instance Hypernyms: ↑explorer, ↑adventurer 2.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bartlett — (as used in expressions) Bartlett, John Bartlett, Sir Frederic C(harles) Shepard, Alan B(artlett), Jr …   Enciclopedia Universal

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