I. biographical name 1st Marquess of 1754-1826 Francis Rawdon-Hastings British general & colonial administrator II. biographical name Warren 1732-1818 English statesman & administrator in India III. geographical name 1. city S Nebraska population 24,064 2. resort town SE England in East Sussex on Strait of Dover population 78,100

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  • Hastings — Hastings, NE U.S. city in Nebraska Population (2000): 24064 Housing Units (2000): 10333 Land area (2000): 9.827981 sq. miles (25.454354 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.131156 sq. miles (0.339692 sq. km) Total area (2000): 9.959137 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hastings — es una población del sur de Inglaterra en el condado de East Sussex. Cuenta con una población en torno a 84.000 habitantes según el censo del año 2000. Históricamente es famosa por la Batalla de Hastings en 1066 en la que Guillermo I de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hastings — O.E. Hæstingas The Hastings; settlement of the family or followers of a man called *Hæsta; lit. Hæsta s People. The Hæstingas were an important tribal group referred to in an 8th cent. Northumbrian chronicle as the gens Hestingorum which seems to …   Etymology dictionary

  • Hastings — Hastings1 [hās′tiŋz] Warren 1732 1818; Eng. statesman: 1st governor general of India (1773 84) Hastings2 [hās′tiŋz] city in East Sussex, SE England, on the English Channel: near the site of the decisive battle (Battle of Hastings, 1066) in the… …   English World dictionary

  • Hastings — Has tings ( t[i^]ngz), n. pl. [From {Haste}, v.] Early fruit or vegetables; especially, early pease. Mortimer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hastings — (spr. hehst ). 1) Stadt in der engl. Grafsch. Sussex, am Kanal, (1904) 66.503 E. Hier 14. Okt. 1066 Sieg Wilhelms des Eroberers über Harald. – 2) Stadt im nordamerik. Staate Nebraska, (1900) 7188 E …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Hastings — v. et port de G. B. (Sussex), sur le pas de Calais; 78 100 hab. Pêche. Stat. baln. Victoire de Guillaume le Conquérant sur l usurpateur du trône Harold II (14 oct. 1066) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Hastings — (izg. hèistings) m DEFINICIJA grad u J Engleskoj, mjesto bitke 1066, kada je Vilim Osvajač pobijedio Anglosase i kao prvi kralj normanske dinastije zavladao Engleskom …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Hastings — For other uses, see Hastings (disambiguation). Coordinates: 50°51′N 0°34′E / 50.85°N 0.57°E / 50.85; 0.57 …   Wikipedia

  • Hastings — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Hastings renvoie à  : Sommaire 1 Villes ou lieux 1.1 Pays anglophones …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Hastings — Borough of Hastings Lage in East Sussex …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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