Chapman


Chapman

Chapman is an English occupational surname. A chapman was an itinerant seller in medieval Britain. It is the cognate of the German Kaufmann.

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People

  • Chapman To (杜汶澤, born 1972), Hong Kong actor

Geographical names

United States

Canada

Australia

South Africa

  • Chapman's Peak, a mountain on the western side of the Cape Peninsula

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General

  • Chapman's, the largest independent ice cream and ice water products manufacturer in Canada
  • Chapman Piloting, a boating reference work
  • Chapman (magazine), the Scottish literary journal
  • Chapman code, a superset of the ISO 3166-2:GB and BS 6879 codes identifying administrative divisions in the United Kingdom
  • Chapman function, associated with the absorption integral of the Earth's atmosphere
  • Chapman & Hall, was a British publishing house
  • Chapman's Parakeet, a subspecies of the Mitred Parakeet
  • Chapman Stick, a musical instrument
  • Chapman strut, an automobile suspension device
  • Chapman's Swift, a species of swift in the Apodidae family
  • Chapman University, a private university located in Orange County, California
  • Chapman–Kolmogorov equation, a mathematical identity relating the joint probability distributions of different sets of coordinates on a stochastic process
  • af Chapman (ship), a steel full-rigged ship moored on the western shore of the islet Skeppsholmen in central Stockholm, Sweden, now serving as a youth hostel

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  • Chapman — es el apellido de diferentes personajes reales y de ficción: Tracy Chapman, (Cleveland, Ohio, 1964) es una cantautora estadounidense ganadora de varios premios Grammy. George Chapman, (Hitchin, Hertfordshire h. 1559 Londres 1634) fue un poeta,… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Chapman — steht für: Chapman (Familienname) die Af Chapman, bei Stockholm permanent vor Anker liegendes Segelschiff mit Wandererheim Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Chapman (Alabama) Chapman (Illinois) Chapman (Kalifornien) Chapman (Kansas) Chapman… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Chapman To — Chinese name 杜汶澤 (Traditional) Chinese name 杜汶泽 (Simplified) Pinyin Dù Wénzé (Mandarin) Jyutping …   Wikipedia

  • Chapman — Chapman, NE U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 341 Housing Units (2000): 144 Land area (2000): 0.448954 sq. miles (1.162786 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.448954 sq. miles (1.162786… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Chapman — Chapman, George * * * (as used in expressions) Andrews, Roy Chapman Catt, Carrie Chapman Chapman, Frank Michler Chapman, Maria Weston …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • CHAPMAN (G.) — CHAPMAN GEORGE (1559 env. 1634) Poète, dramaturge et traducteur de l’époque élisabéthaine. Celui que Shakespeare nommait, non sans quelque ironie, son rival se croyait inspiré des dieux et plus particulièrement pour traduire Homère. C’est… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Chapman, KS — U.S. city in Kansas Population (2000): 1241 Housing Units (2000): 534 Land area (2000): 0.762558 sq. miles (1.975017 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.762558 sq. miles (1.975017 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Chapman, NE — U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 341 Housing Units (2000): 144 Land area (2000): 0.448954 sq. miles (1.162786 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.448954 sq. miles (1.162786 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Chapman, PA — U.S. borough in Pennsylvania Population (2000): 234 Housing Units (2000): 91 Land area (2000): 0.377379 sq. miles (0.977407 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.009717 sq. miles (0.025167 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.387096 sq. miles (1.002574 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Chapman — Chapman,   1) [ tçapman], Frederik Hendrik af, schwedischer Schiffbaumeister, * Göteborg 9. 9. 1721, ✝ Karlskrona 19. 8. 1808; baute zahlreiche Kriegs und Handelssegelschiffe und förderte den Schiffbau durch Methoden zur Berechnung der… …   Universal-Lexikon


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