Ames


Ames

Ames may refer to:

In places in the US:
*Ames, Iowa, largest city in the United States by this name
*Ames, Kansas, an unincorporated community
*Ames, Nebraska, an unincorporated community
*Ames, New York, a village
*Ames, Oklahoma, a town
*Ames, Texas, a city
*Ames Monument, a memorial to brothers Oakes Ames and Oliver Ames, Jr. located in Wyoming

In places in Europe:
* Ames, Pas-de-Calais, a commune in northern France
* Ames, A Coruña, a municipality in Spain

Other:
*Ames (automobile), an American brand
*Ames Department Stores Inc., a defunct department store chain based in Connecticut
*Oakes Ames (botanist), an American botanist specializing in orchids, known by the author abbreviation "Ames"

Acronyms:
*Air Ministry Experimental Station, used in radar designations
*AMES (school), Academy for Math, Engineering, and Science, in Salt Lake City, Utah
*Assisted Movement with Enhanced Sensation

People with the surname Ames:
*Ames (surname)

ee also

*Ames Building, considered Boston's first skyscraper
*Ames crater, in Oklahoma, US
*NASA Ames Research Center, a facility in California, US
*Ames room, a distorted room used to create an optical illusion
*Ames strain of anthrax
*Ames Stradivarius, an antique violin
*Ames Straw Poll, in Ames, Iowa, US
*Ames test, a biological assay


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  • Ames — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Abie Ames (1918–2002), US amerikanischer Jazz , Blues und Boogie Woogiepianist Adelaide Ames (1900–1932), amerikanische Astronomin Adelbert Ames (1835–1933), General und Politiker Adrienne Ames (1907–1947) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • AMES — (homonymie) Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Traduction terminée …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ames — Ames, NY U.S. village in New York Population (2000): 173 Housing Units (2000): 72 Land area (2000): 0.132493 sq. miles (0.343155 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.132493 sq. miles (0.343155 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ames — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Ames puede referirse a Abreviación de Oakes Ames (1874 1950)  España Ames, municipio de la provincia de La Coruña …   Wikipedia Español

  • Ames, IA — U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 50731 Housing Units (2000): 18757 Land area (2000): 21.566552 sq. miles (55.857111 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.017351 sq. miles (0.044940 sq. km) Total area (2000): 21.583903 sq. miles (55.902051 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ames, NY — U.S. village in New York Population (2000): 173 Housing Units (2000): 72 Land area (2000): 0.132493 sq. miles (0.343155 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.132493 sq. miles (0.343155 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ames, OK — U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 199 Housing Units (2000): 110 Land area (2000): 0.294877 sq. miles (0.763728 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.294877 sq. miles (0.763728 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Ames, TX — U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 1079 Housing Units (2000): 444 Land area (2000): 3.168836 sq. miles (8.207247 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.168836 sq. miles (8.207247 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • AMES — Laboratory (Governmental » US Government) * Ames Department Stores, Inc. (Business » NASDAQ Symbols) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • ames — ames·ite; ames; …   English syllables