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I. biographical name Ann 1736-1784 American (English-born) Shaker II. biographical name Charles 1731-1782 American (English-born) general III. biographical name David Morris 1931- American physicist IV. biographical name Fitzhugh 1835-1905 nephew of R.E. American general V. biographical name Francis Lightfoot 1734-1797 American statesman in Revolution VI. biographical name Henry 1756-1818 Light-Horse Harry; father of R.E. American general VII. biographical name Richard Henry 1732-1794 American statesman in Revolution VIII. biographical name Robert E(dward) 1807-1870 American Confederate general IX. biographical name Sir Sidney 1859-1926 English editor & scholar X. biographical name Yuan Tseh 1936- American (Taiwanese-born) chemist

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  • Lee — /lee/, n. 1. Ann, 1736 84, British mystic: founder of Shaker sect in U.S. 2. Charles, 1731 82, American Revolutionary general, born in England. 3. Doris Emrick /em rik/, born 1905, U.S. painter. 4. Fitzhugh /fits hyooh / or, often, / yooh ; fits… …   Universalium

  • Lee — may refer to: Names*Lee (given name) *Lee (surname) *Lee (English name), in English speaking countries, a common family name and given name which means meadow or forest clearing *Lee (Korean name), a Korean family name *Lee (Chinese name),… …   Wikipedia

  • Lee — puede referirse a: Lee, pueblo del estado de Nueva York; Lee, empresa estadounidense de ropa vaquera; Lee, personaje del videojuego Street Fighter. Leer, acción de percibir y comprender escritura. Hartzenbusch Lee, poeta y pedagogo español.… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Lee — Lee, Anna Lee, Nathanael Lee, Robert Edward Lee, Vernon Lee, Yuan Tseh * * * (as used in expressions) Bench, Johnny (Lee) Berners Lee, Tim Chennault, Claire L(ee) De Forest, Lee Frost, Robert (Lee) Glashow, Sheldon Lee …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Lee — bezeichnet: das S. D. Lee House, ein historisches Haus im US Bundesstaat Mississippi einen Familien , seltener auch ein Vorname, siehe Lee (Name) die dem Wind abgewandte Seite z. B. eines Segelschiffes oder Gebirges, siehe Luv und Lee die… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lee — Lee, n. [OE. lee shelter, Icel. hl[=e], akin to AS. hle[ o], hle[ o]w, shelter, protection, OS. hl[ e]o, D. lij lee, Sw. l[ a], Dan. l[ae].] 1. A sheltered place; esp., a place protected from the wind by some object; the side sheltered from the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lee — Lee, a. (Naut.) Of or pertaining to the part or side opposite to that against which the wind blows; opposed to {weather}; as, the lee side or lee rail of a vessel. [1913 Webster] {Lee gauge}. See {Gauge}, n. (Naut.) {Lee shore}, the shore on the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lee — Lee, FL U.S. town in Florida Population (2000): 352 Housing Units (2000): 154 Land area (2000): 1.223230 sq. miles (3.168152 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.003405 sq. miles (0.008818 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.226635 sq. miles (3.176970 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Lée — País …   Wikipedia Español

  • Lee — Lee, Bruce (1941 73) a Chinese actor, born in the US, who was famous for his skill at ↑kung fu (=an ancient Chinese style of fighting) , and who appeared in films such as Enter the Dragon (1973) Lee 2 Lee, General Rob|ert E. (1807 70) a US… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • LEE — may refer to:* Law Enforcement Exploring * Leesburg International Airport, in Florida, United States; IATA airport code LEE. * Lee s Summit (Amtrak station), in Missouri, United States; Amtrak station code LEE. * Lake Erie and Eastern Railroad;… …   Wikipedia

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