I. biographical name Edward George Geoffrey Smith 1799-1869 Earl of Derby British statesman II. biographical name Sir Henry Morton 1841-1904 originally John Rowlands British explorer III. biographical name Wendell Meredith 1904-1971 American biochemist IV. geographical name or Port Stanley town capital of the Falklands

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  • Stanley — Stanley, Wendell Meredith Stanley, sir Henry Morton * * * (as used in expressions) Baldwin (de Bewdley), Stanley, 1 conde Becker, Gary S(tanley) Derby, Edward (George Geoffrey Smith) Stanley, 14 conde de Donen, Stanley Eddington, Sir Arthur… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Stanley — Stanley, WI U.S. city in Wisconsin Population (2000): 1898 Housing Units (2000): 900 Land area (2000): 3.507936 sq. miles (9.085512 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.050457 sq. miles (0.130684 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.558393 sq. miles (9.216196 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • stanley — ● stanley nom féminin Variété de prunes à épiderme violet bleu et à chair jaune, d origine américaine. Stanley (John Rowlands, sir Henry Morton) (1841 1904) journaliste et explorateur anglais. Il partit à la recherche de Livingstone, qu il… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Stanley —    STANLEY, a manufacturing village, and lately a quoad sacra parish, partly in the parish of Redgorton, but chiefly in that of Auchtergaven, county of Perth, 2 miles (E. S. E.) from the village of Auchtergaven; containing 1945 inhabitants. This… …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Stanley — Stanley1 [stan′lē] n. [< the surname Stanley < the place name Stanley < OE stan leah, stone lea] a masculine name: dim. Stan Stanley2 [stan′lē] 1. Sir Henry Morton (born John Rowlands) 1841 1904; Brit. journalist & explorer in Africa 2.… …   English World dictionary

  • Stanley — m English: transferred use of the surname, derived from any of numerous places (in Derbys., Durham, Gloucs., Staffs., Wilts., and Yorks.) named in Old English from stān stone + lēah wood or clearing. This is well established as a given name, and… …   First names dictionary

  • Stanley — (spr. stännlĕ), Lord, zweiter Titel der Grafen von Derby (s.d.) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Stanley — For people with the surname Stanley, see Stanley (surname). Stanley may refer to:Place namesAustralia* Stanley, Tasmania * Stanley, VictoriaCanada* Stanley, British Columbia * Stanley Peak, mountain in British Columbia * Stanley, New Brunswick *… …   Wikipedia

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