biographical name see Gustav

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  • Gustavus — may refer to: *Gustavus, Alaska, a small community located on the edge of Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve *Gustavus Adolphus College, a private liberal arts college in southern Minnesota *Gustavus, the Latin name given to several Swedish… …   Wikipedia

  • Gustavus — Gustavus, AK U.S. Census Designated Place in Alaska Population (2000): 429 Housing Units (2000): 345 Land area (2000): 37.681605 sq. miles (97.594904 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 37.681605 sq …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Gustavus — (spr. Gostehvos), Städtischer Bezirk mit Postamt (Post township) in der Grafschaft Trumbull des Staates Ohio; 1400 Ew …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Gustavus — masc. proper name, Latinized form of Swed. Gustaf; first element of unknown origin, second element lit. staff …   Etymology dictionary

  • Gustavus — Gus•ta•vus [[t]gʌˈsteɪ vəs, ˈstɑ [/t]] n. 1) big Gustavus I, (Gustavus Vasa) 1496–1560, king of Sweden 1523–60 2) big Gustavus II, (Gustavus Adolphus) (“Lion of the North”) 1594–1632, king of Sweden 1611–32 (grandson of Gustavus I) 3) big… …   From formal English to slang

  • Gustavus — noun 1. the last king of Sweden to have any real political power (1882 1973) • Syn: ↑Gustavus VI • Instance Hypernyms: ↑king, ↑male monarch, ↑Rex 2. king of Sweden who kept Sweden neutral during both World War I and II (1858 1950) • Syn …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gustavus — /gu stay veuhs, stah /, n. a male given name, Latinized form of Gustave. * * * (as used in expressions) Gustavus Adolphus Holst Gustavus Theodore von Memminger Christopher Gustavus Swift Gustavus Franklin * * * …   Universalium

  • Gustavus — (as used in expressions) Gustavus Adolphus Holst, Gustav( …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Gustavus — noun a Latinized form of Gustav …   Wiktionary

  • Gustavus (Alaska) — Gustavus Ciudad de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

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