Surrey
I. biographical name Earl of — see Henry Howard II. geographical name 1. county SE England S of London capital Kingston upon Thames area 662 square miles (1714 square kilometers), population 998,000 2. city Canada in SW British Columbia SE of Vancouver population 347,825

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  • Surrey — Wappen Geographische Lage in England Geografie Status: Zeremonielle und Verwaltungsgrafschaft …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Surrey — es un condado en el sudeste de Inglaterra, Reino Unido. Está dividido en los distritos de Elmbridge, Epsom and Ewell, Guildford, Mole Valley, Reigate and Banstead, Runnymede, Spelthorne, Surrey Heath, Tandridge, Waverley y Woking. Localización… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Surrey — es un condado en el sudoeste de Inglaterra, Reino Unido. Está dividido en los distritos de Elmbridge, Epsom and Ewell, Guildford, Mole Valley, Reigate and Banstead, Runnymede, Spelthorne, Surrey Heath, Tandridge, Waverley y Woking. El condado… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • surrey — (n.) two seated, four wheeled pleasure carriage, 1895, from Surrey cart, an English pleasure cart (introduced in U.S. 1872), named for SURREY (Cf. Surrey), England, where it first was made …   Etymology dictionary

  • Surrey — Surrey, ND U.S. city in North Dakota Population (2000): 917 Housing Units (2000): 313 Land area (2000): 0.972363 sq. miles (2.518409 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.007995 sq. miles (0.020707 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.980358 sq. miles (2.539116… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • surrey — ☆ surrey [sʉr′ē] n. pl. surreys [< Surrey (cart), a light pleasure cart first built in SURREY ] a light, four wheeled pleasure carriage of the late 19th and early 20th cent., usually drawn by two horses and typically having two seats and a… …   English World dictionary

  • Surrey — a ↑county in southeast England which is one of the ↑Home Counties. Many of the people who live there travel to London every day to work, and most people think of Surrey as a wealthy, mainly ↑middle class area …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Surrey — Sur rey, n. A four wheeled pleasure carriage, (commonly two seated) somewhat like a phaeton, but having a straight bottom. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Surrey — (spr. ßörrĕ), südengl. Grafschaft, 1963 qkm, (1901) 2.008.923 E. (90 qkm, 1.168.185 E. zu London gehörig); Hauptstadt Guildford …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Surrey — O.E. suþrige (722), lit. Southerly District (relative to Middlesex) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Surrey — Surrey1 [sʉr′ē] Earl of ( Henry Howard) 1517? 47; Eng. poet & courtier: executed for treason Surrey2 [sʉr′ē] county in SE England: 647 sq mi (1,676 sq km); pop. 1,018,000 …   English World dictionary

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