I. biographical name John 1827-1862 American (Irish-born) actor II. biographical name John 1853-1927 son of preceding American actor

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Drew — is the past tense of draw, and both a surname and a given name, possibly as a shortened form of Andrew. It may refer to: Contents 1 Places 1.1 United States 1.2 …   Wikipedia

  • Drew — ist eine Variante des englischen Vornamens Andrew. Namensträger sind: Drew Bagnall (* 1983), kanadischer Eishockeyspieler Drew Barrymore (* 1975), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Drew Bledsoe (* 1972), US amerikanischer Football Spieler Drew… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Drew — Drew, MS U.S. city in Mississippi Population (2000): 2434 Housing Units (2000): 922 Land area (2000): 1.120334 sq. miles (2.901652 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.120334 sq. miles (2.901652 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Drew — Drew, imp. of {Draw}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Drew — Drew, Nan|cy the main character in US books for children. Nancy Drew is a brave young woman who is a ↑detective (=someone whose job is to discover information about crimes and catch criminals) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • drew — drew; merry an·drew; …   English syllables

  • Drew — (spr. Druh), Grafschaft im Staate Arkansas (Nordamerika); 42 QM.; Flüsse: Saline River, Bartholomew Bayou; Boden fruchtbar, Waldungen (Cypressen, Eschen etc.); Producte: Mais, Baumwolle, Bataten, Rindvieh; 1850: 3275 Ew., worunter 915 Sklaven;… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Drew — (spr. dru), Frederic, um die Kenntnis Kaschmirs verdienter Geolog, geb. 11. Aug. 1836 in Southampton, gest. 28. Ott. 1891 in Eton, trat 1855 bei der geologischen Landesaufnahme Englands ein, wurde 1862 vom Maharadscha nach Kaschmir berufen und… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Drew — m Scottish short form of ANDREW (SEE Andrew), often used as an independent name in Scotland, and in recent years increasingly popular elsewhere in the English speaking world …   First names dictionary

  • drew — past of DRAW …   Medical dictionary

  • drew — [dru:] the past tense of ↑draw …   Dictionary of contemporary English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”