Harris
I. biographical name Barbara Clementine 1930- American bishop II. biographical name Frank 1856-1931 American (Irish-born) writer III. biographical name Joel Chandler 1848-1908 American writer IV. biographical name Roy 1898-1979 American composer V. biographical name William Torrey 1835-1909 American philosopher & educator VI. geographical name — see Lewis with Harris

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  • Harris — Harris, MO U.S. town in Missouri Population (2000): 105 Housing Units (2000): 49 Land area (2000): 0.155301 sq. miles (0.402228 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.155301 sq. miles (0.402228 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Harris — Harris, Richard Harris, Zelling S. * * * (as used in expressions) Crawford, William H(arris) Christopher Harris Harris, Joel Chandler Harris, Roy LeRoy Ellsworth Harris Harris, Sir Arthur Travers, 1 baronet Harris, Townsend Jenkins (de Hillhead) …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Harris —    HARRIS, a parish, comprising the southern division of the island of Lewis, in the county of Inverness, 44 miles (N. W.) from Portree; and containing, with the islands designated Bernera, Ensay, Hermitray, Killigray, Pabbay, Scalpay, Scarp, and …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Harris — popular surname, attested from c.1400, from HARRY (Cf. Harry), popular medieval pronunciation of HENRY (Cf. Henry). As a type of tweed (1892), it is from the name of the southern section of the island of Lewis with Harris in the Outer Hebrides;… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Harris — (spr. härrĭs), südl. Teil der schott. Hebrideninsel Lewis, durch den auch für größere Schiffe fahrbaren Harrissund von North Uist getrennt …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Harris — (Härris), James, geb. 1709, engl. Staatsmann von untergeordneter Bedeutung, schrieb 3 Bücher über Kunst, Musik und Universalgrammatik (Lond. 1751); st. 1780 …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Harris — (William Wade) (v. 1865 1929) prêcheur libérien qui fit de nombreux adeptes en Côte d Ivoire (1914 1915). Le harrisme compte auj. encore des fidèles. Harris (Zellig Sabbetai) (né en 1909) linguiste américain d origine ukrainienne, tenant de l… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Harris — Harris; harris; …   English syllables

  • Harris — Harris1 [har′is] 1. Joel Chandler 1848 1908; U.S. writer: author of the Uncle Remus stories 2. Roy (Ellsworth) 1898 1979; U.S. composer Harris2 see LEWIS WITH HARRIS …   English World dictionary

  • Harris — Forme génitive de Harry, l un des équivalents anglais du prénom Henri …   Noms de famille

  • Harris — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Harris est un nom anglo saxon. Sommaire 1 Toponyme 2 Patronyme …   Wikipédia en Français

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