Delany is a surname and may refer to:
- Dana Delany (born 1956), American actress
- James Delany (born 1948), commissioner of the Big Ten Conference.
- Martin Delany (1812 – 1885), African-American abolitionist
- Mary Delany (1700-1788), artist and writer.
- Samuel R. Delany (born 1942), American science fiction author
- Sarah Louise ("Sadie") and Annie Elizabeth ("Bessie") Delany, African-American civil rights pioneers and authors.
This page or section lists people with the surname Delany. If an internal link intending to refer to a specific person led you to this page, you may wish to change that link by adding the person's given name(s) to the link.
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Delany — ist der Nachname folgender Personen: Annie Elisabeth „Bessie“ Delany (1891–1995), amerikanische Bürgerrechtlerin und Autorin, siehe Sadie und Bessie Delany Dana Delany (* 1956), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Ron Delany (* 1935), irischer… … Deutsch Wikipedia
Delany — (spr. Dilähnl), Patrik, geb. 1680 in Irland, war Lehrer am Trinitätscollegium u. st. 1768; er war Gegner Tindals, Morgans, Bolingbrokes u.a. Freidenker u. geschätzter Prediger; er schr. u.a.: Revelation examined with candour, Lond. 1732–35, 2 Bde … Pierer's Universal-Lexikon
Delany — /deuh lay nee/, n. Martin Robinson, 1812 85, U.S. physician, army officer, and political reformer: leader of the black nationalist movement. * * * … Universalium
Delany — This interesting and unusual name, with the variants Daddow, Daunay, Dauney, Dawnay, Dawney and Delan(e)y, is of French (Norman) origin and has two possible meanings, the first being that it is a Scandinavian personal name of unknown etymology.… … Surnames reference
Delany — De•la•ny [[t]dəˈleɪ ni[/t]] n. big Martin Robinson, 1812–85, U.S. physician and army officer: leader of black nationalist movement … From formal English to slang
Delany — /deuh lay nee/, n. Martin Robinson, 1812 85, U.S. physician, army officer, and political reformer: leader of the black nationalist movement … Useful english dictionary
Delany College — Love, Serve, Hope (St Paul to the Romans 12:9 13) Location … Wikipedia
Delany's Mouse — Conservation status Vulnerable (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification Kingdom … Wikipedia
Delany, Samuel R. — ▪ American author and critic in full Samuel Ray Delany, Jr. born April 1, 1942, New York, N.Y., U.S. American science fiction novelist and critic whose highly imaginative works address sexual, racial, and social issues, heroic quests,… … Universalium
Delany, Martin R. — ▪ American physician and abolitionist in full Martin Robison Delany born , May 6, 1812, Charles Town, Virginia, U.S. died January 24, 1885, Xenia, Ohio African American abolitionist, physician, and editor in the pre Civil War period; his … Universalium