Hull
I. biographical name Cordell 1871-1955 American statesman; secretary of state (1933-44) II. biographical name Isaac 1773-1843 American naval officer III. biographical name Bobby 1939- Robert Marvin Hull Canadian ice hockey player IV. biographical name William 1753-1825 American general V. geographical name 1. town Canada in SW Quebec on Ottawa River opposite Ottawa, Ontario population 62,339 2. (or in full Kingston upon Hull) city & port E England on the Humber population 242,200

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  • Hull — may refer to: *Kingston upon Hull (invariably abbreviated to Hull), city in England named after the River Hull (Kings town upon Hull, prior to 1299 Wyke upon Hull) ** River Hull, river in East Riding of Yorkshire, England ** Hull City A.F.C.,… …   Wikipedia

  • Hull — heißen die Orte in Großbritannien: Kingston upon Hull, kurz: Hull Hull (Fluss), Fluss in East Yorkshire in den Vereinigten Staaten: Hull (Georgia) Hull (Illinois) Hull (Iowa) Hull (Massachusetts) Hull (Texas) Hull (West Virginia) Hull (Marathon… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hull — Hull, GA U.S. city in Georgia Population (2000): 160 Housing Units (2000): 78 Land area (2000): 0.330810 sq. miles (0.856793 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.330810 sq. miles (0.856793 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hull — Hull, Clark Leonard Hull, Cordell (Kingston upon Hull) ► C. de Gran Bretaña, en el E de Inglaterra, condado de Humberside, junto al mar del Norte; 246 700 h. Principal puerto pesquero del país. * * * (as used in expressions) Hull, Bobby Robert… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hüll — steht für: Hüll (Betzenstein), Ortsteil der Stadt Betzenstein, Landkreis Bayreuth, Bayern Hüll (Drochtersen), Ortsteil der Gemeinde Drochtersen, Landkreis Stade, Niedersachsen Hüll (Krailling), Ortsteil der Gemeinde Krailling, Landkreis Starnberg …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hull — (spr. höll), 1) (Kingston upon Hull) Stadt (municipal borough) und Grafschaft in Ostengland, liegt am nördlichen Ufer des Humber, der hier 3 km breit ist, an der Mündung des Flüßchens H. in denselben und 32 km vom offenen Meere. Die Lage der… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • HULL — HULL, seaport in N.E. England. According to an absurd 19th century forgery, david de pomis settled here in 1599. A community was organized in the last quarter of the 18th century, a deconsecrated Catholic chapel serving as the first synagogue. In …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Hull — Hull, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Hulled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Hulling}.] 1. To strip off or separate the hull or hulls of; to free from integument; as, to hull corn. [1913 Webster] 2. To pierce the hull of, as a ship, with a cannon ball. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hull — hull1 [hul] n. [ME hule < OE hulu, akin to Ger hülle, covering: for IE base see HALL] 1. the outer covering of a seed or fruit, as the husk of grain, pod of a pea, shell of a nut, etc. 2. the calyx of some fruits, as the raspberry 3. any outer …   English World dictionary

  • Hull — Hull, n. [OE. hul, hol, shell, husk, AS. hulu; akin to G. h[ u]lle covering, husk, case, h[ u]llen to cover, Goth. huljan to cover, AS. helan to hele, conceal. [root]17. See {Hele}, v. t., {Hell}.] 1. The outer covering of anything, particularly… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hull — Hull, v. i. To toss or drive on the water, like the hull of a ship without sails. [Obs.] Shak. Milton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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