Paley
I. biographical name Grace 1922- née Goodside American writer II. biographical name William 1743-1805 English theologian & philosopher

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  • Paley — may refer to:* Albert Paley (born 1944), a modernist American metal sculptor * Edward Paley (1823 1895), Lancaster architect * Grace Paley (1922 2007), writer and peace activist * Henry Paley (1859–1946), Lancaster architect, son of Edward *… …   Wikipedia

  • Paley — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Grace Paley (1922–2007), US amerikanische Schriftstellerin und politische Aktivistin Irina Pawlowna Paley und Gräfin von Hohenfelsen (1903–1990) Natalia Pawlowna Paley und Gräfin von Hohenfelsen (1905… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Paley — Désigne sans doute celui qui est originaire d une localité appelée Paley, nom d une commune en Seine et Marne. Plutôt qu un palais, le toponyme devrait désigner un lieu clôturé de pieux (du latin palus ) …   Noms de famille

  • Paley —   [ peɪlɪ], Grace, amerikanische Schriftstellerin, * New York 11. 12. 1922; schreibt subtile Kurzgeschichten, die psychologische Konflikte präzise und häufig mit scharfer Ironie darstellen; engagierte sich in der internationalen Frauenbewegung.   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Paley — [pā′lē] William 1743 1805; Eng. theologian & philosopher …   English World dictionary

  • Paley — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Paley (homonymie). 48° 14′ 33″ N 2° 51′ 37″ E …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Paley — Familia de aristócratas rusos. Durante el reinado de Nicolás II de Rusia se concedieron únicamente dos títulos de Príncipe: el de los Príncipes Iskander, concedido a la esposa morganática del Gran Duque Nicolás Konstantinovich de Rusia y sus… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Paley — This ancient surname is of English locational origins. It derives from a hamlet within the parish of Giggleswick in the West Riding of Yorkshire, known as Paley Green, which in the 18th century consisted of just two farms. It is claimed that… …   Surnames reference

  • Paley — /pay lee/, n. 1. Grace, born 1922, U.S. short story writer and poet. 2. William, 1743 1805, English theologian, philosopher, and clergyman. 3. William S., born 1901, U.S. broadcasting executive. * * * paley variant of paly a.1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Paley — /pay lee/, n. 1. Grace, born 1922, U.S. short story writer and poet. 2. William, 1743 1805, English theologian, philosopher, and clergyman. 3. William S., born 1901, U.S. broadcasting executive. * * * …   Universalium

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