Gilbert
I. biographical name Cass 1859-1934 American architect II. biographical name Sir Humphrey circa 1539-1583 English navigator III. biographical name Walter 1932- American biochemist IV. biographical name William 1540-1603 English physician & physicist V. biographical name Sir William Schwenck 1836-1911 English librettist & poet • Gilbertian adjective VI. geographical name town SW central Arizona SE of Mesa population 109,697

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  • Gilbert — puede hacer referencia a: == Nombre == fue un filosofo griego aleman que peleaba por la justicia de su pueblo natal Gilbert Desmet, ciclista retirado en 1967; Gilbert Brulé, jugador de hockey sobre hielo en la NHL; …   Wikipedia Español

  • Gilbert — steht für: Gilbert (Familienname), der Familienname Gilbert Gilbert (Vorname), einen männlichen Vornamen Gilbert (Einheit), eine veraltete CGS Einheit für magnetische Spannung, Gilbertzelle, eine analoge Mischerschaltung Gilbert (Holzmaß), ein… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gilbert — Gilbert, AZ U.S. town in Arizona Population (2000): 109697 Housing Units (2000): 37007 Land area (2000): 42.956638 sq. miles (111.257178 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.239864 sq. miles (0.621246 sq. km) Total area (2000): 43.196502 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • gilbert — GÍLBERT, gilberţi, s.m. (fiz.) Unitate de măsură (tolerată) a tensiunii magnetice şi magnetomotoare. [pr.: jilber – abr.: Gb] – Din engl., fr. gilbert. Trimis de gall, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DEX 98  gílbert s. m., [gi p …   Dicționar Român

  • Gilbert — prop. n. William Schwenk Gilbert, an English dramatist born at London Nov. 18, 1836. He is most famous for his collaborations with Sir Arthur Sullivan on a number of humorous light operas which are known as Gilbert and Sullivan Operas . His first …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gilbert — (Nicolas Joseph Laurent) (1750 1780) poète français. Vigny fit de lui Stello. Gilbert (îles). V. Kiribati. gilbert [ʒilbɛʀ] n. m. ÉTYM. 1962, Larousse; de W. Gilbert, nom propre. ❖ ♦ Phys. Un …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • gilbert — (Del ingl. gilbert, y este de W. Gilbert, 1544 1603, físico inglés). m. Fís. Unidad de fuerza magnetomotriz en el Sistema Cegesimal de unidades, equivalente a 10 : 4π ampervueltas. (Símb. Gi) …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Gilbert — m English, French, Flemish, and Dutch: of Germanic origin, introduced to Britain by the Normans. It is composed of the elements gisil pledge + berht bright, famous. This was the name of the founder of the only native British religious order… …   First names dictionary

  • Gilbert — masc. proper name, from O.Fr. Guillebert (from O.H.G. Williberht, lit. a bright will ) or O.Fr. Gilebert, from Gisilbert, lit. a bright pledge, from O.H.G. gisil pledge, a Celtic loan word (Cf. O.Ir. giall pledge ) + beorht bright. It was the… …   Etymology dictionary

  • gilbert — s. m. [Física, Metrologia] Unidade de medida de força magnetomotriz do sistema c.g.s.   ‣ Etimologia: [William] Gilbert, antropônimo [físisco inglês, 1544 1603] …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • Gilbert — (izg. gìlbert) DEFINICIJA 1. Cass (1859 1934), američki arhitekt, stvorio prototip američkog nebodera (Woolworth Building New York, 1912) 2. Walter (1932), američki molekularni biolog, Nobelova nagrada za kemiju 1980 (s F. Sangerom) …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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