Pontiac
I. biographical name circa 1720-1769 Ottawa Indian chief II. geographical name city SE Michigan NW of Detroit population 66,337

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  • Pontiac — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para otros usos de este término, véase Pontiac (desambiguación). Pontiac Tipo División de General Motors Fundación 1926 Sede …   Wikipedia Español

  • Pontiac — GMC Division Тип Подраз …   Википедия

  • Pontiac — steht für: Pontiac (Automarke), US amerikanische Automarke Pontiac (Illinois), Stadt in Illinois, USA Pontiac (Michigan), Stadt in Michigan, USA Pontiac Fieber, milde Verlaufsform der Legionärskrankheit (Def. n. Linde) Pontiac (Québec), Gemeinde… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pontiac — Pontiac, IL U.S. city in Illinois Population (2000): 11864 Housing Units (2000): 4379 Land area (2000): 5.242651 sq. miles (13.578402 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.010230 sq. miles (0.026496 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.252881 sq. miles (13.604898 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Pontiac — Pontiac, 1) Hauptort der Grafschaft Oakland im Staate Michigan (Nordamerika) am Clinton River, der Detroit Pontiac Eisenbahn u. der Oakland Ottawa Eisenbahn; Handel, namentlich mit Wolle; 3000 Ew.; 2) Hauptort der Grafschaft Livingston im Staate… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Pontiac — (v. 1720 1769) chef d une coalition de tribus indiennes. Allié des Français, il combattit, de 1755 à 1766, les Anglais, qui le vainquirent puis l assassinèrent …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Pontiac — Ottawa tribal leader (c.1720 1769), his name is given in native (Algonquian) form as bwandiag. The city in Michigan, U.S., settled in 1818, named for him as he is said to be buried nearby …   Etymology dictionary

  • Pontiac — Pontiac1 [pän′tē ak΄] 1720? 69; Ottawa Indian chief Pontiac2 [pän′tē ak΄] [after PONTIAC1] city in SE Mich., north of Detroit: pop. 66,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Pontiac — Infobox Company company name = Pontiac slogan = Designed For Action (U.S.) Ignite The Feeling (Canada) Like nothing you ve seen before (como nunca lo habias visto) (Mexico) company company type = Division of GM foundation = 1926 location city =… …   Wikipedia

  • Pontiac — /pon tee ak /, n. 1. c1720 69, North American Indian, chief of the Ottawa tribe: commander during the Pontiac War 1763 64. 2. a city in SE Michigan. 76,715. 3. a town in central Illinois. 11,227. * * * born с 1720, on the Maumee River in present… …   Universalium

  • Pontiac — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronyme Pontiac est un nom de famille notamment porté par : Pontiac, chef amérindien des Outaouais. Toponyme Pontiac est un nom de lieu notamment… …   Wikipédia en Français

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