I. biographical name William 1759-1828 American architect II. geographical name city NE central Colorado N of Denver population 82,384

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  • Thornton — Thornton, AR U.S. city in Arkansas Population (2000): 517 Housing Units (2000): 242 Land area (2000): 1.911972 sq. miles (4.951985 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.017552 sq. miles (0.045460 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.929524 sq. miles (4.997445 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Thornton — hace referencia a: Robert John Thornton, botánico inglés. Big Mama Thornton, cantante estadounidense. Marvis Thornton, baloncestista estadounidense. Thornton Wilder, dramaturgo estadounidense. Melody Thornton, cantante estadounidense. Alejandro… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Thornton — [thôrnt′ n] [after Dan Thornton, governor of Colo. (1956)] city in NE Colo., north of Denver: pop. 82,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Thornton — Thornton, 1) Insel im Großen Ozean, s. Karolineinsel. – 2) Früher Stadt im Westbezirk von Yorkshire (England), neuerdings Teil von Bradford …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Thornton — Nom de famille porté en Angleterre et en Ecosse, qui désigne celui qui est originaire de l une des nombreuses localités ainsi appelées. Sens du toponyme : mot composé de thorn (= buisson épineux) et tun (= enclos) …   Noms de famille

  • Thornton — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Localités du Royaume Uni Homonymies exactes : Thornton (Angus), Thornton (Bradford), Thornton (Buckinghamshire), Thornton (Fife), Thornton… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Thornton — 1 Original name in latin Thornton Name in other language Thornton State code GB Continent/City Europe/London longitude 56.16667 latitude 3.15 altitude 56 Population 1743 Date 2012 01 17 2 Original name in latin Thornton Name in other language… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Thornton — This interesting surname is of Olde English and occasionally Scottish, pre 7th century origins. It is locational and northern, being from any of the several places called Thornton in counties of Lancashire, Lincolnshire and Yorkshire, or from the …   Surnames reference

  • Thornton — /thawrn tn/, n. 1. William, 1759 1828, U.S. architect, born in the British Virgin Islands. 2. a town in NE Colorado. 40,343. 3. a male given name. * * * (as used in expressions) Burgess Thornton Waldo Chandler Raymond Thornton Wilder Thornton… …   Universalium

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