Vesper

Vesper

Vesper can refer to:

*Hesperus, Latinized form of Hesperos, a Greek mythological figure (Roman Vesper)
*Vesper Lynd, a fictional character of Ian Fleming's James Bond novel "Casino Royale"
*Vesper, Saskatchewan, formerly a village southwest of Swift Current, Saskatchewan, now abandoned. No buildings remain.
*Vesper (cocktail), a martini-style alcoholic beverage recipe created by Ian Fleming
*Vesper or shaken, not stirred, a manner in which to prepare a martini, as described in Ian Fleming's James Bond novel "Casino Royale"
*Vesper mission, a planned Venus chemistry and dynamics orbiter of the NASA Discovery Program, to be managed by NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center
*"Vesper" the name of two, short comic book series published by Acetylene Comis.
*Vesper, Wisconsin, USA, village with population of 527 located in the center of the state.
*A fictional town in the Ultima video game series.
* VSEPR theory in chemistry, often pronounced "Vesper" which is easier to say.

See also Vespers.


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См. также в других словарях:

  • Vesper — (von althochdeutsch vespera, mittelhochdeutsch vesper, aus lateinisch vespera, „Abend(zeit)“) bezeichnet: Vesper (Liturgie), kirchliches Abendgebet Sizilianische Vesper, Volksaufstand im 13. Jahrhundert Vesper von Ephesos, Massaker an Römern und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vesper — Sfn abendlicher Gottesdienst ( Sf), kleine Zwischenmahlzeit ( Sn) erw. fach. (8. Jh.), mhd. vesper, ahd. vespera Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus l. vesper m., vespera f. Abend, Abendzeit , vgl. gr. hespérā. Die Bedeutung kleine Zwischenmahlzeit… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Vesper — Ves per, a. Of or pertaining to the evening, or to the service of vespers; as, a vesper hymn; vesper bells. [1913 Webster] {Vesper sparrow}, the grass finch. See under {Grass}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vesper — Vesper, WI U.S. village in Wisconsin Population (2000): 541 Housing Units (2000): 243 Land area (2000): 1.121954 sq. miles (2.905848 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.121954 sq. miles (2.905848… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Vesper, WI — U.S. village in Wisconsin Population (2000): 541 Housing Units (2000): 243 Land area (2000): 1.121954 sq. miles (2.905848 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.121954 sq. miles (2.905848 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • vesper — late 14c., the evening star, from O.Fr. vespre, from L. vesper (masc.), vespera (fem.) evening star, evening, west, related to Gk. hesperos, and ultimately from PIE *wespero (Cf. O.C.S. veДЌeru, Lith. vakaras, Welsh ucher, O.Ir. fescor evening ) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Vesper — »Abendandacht, Abendgottesdienst«, in Süddeutschland und Österreich auch für »Zwischenmahlzeit (besonders am Nachmittag); Abendbrot«: Das Wort mhd. vesper, ahd. vespera »die vorletzte kanonische Stunde (6 Uhr abends)« wurde im Bereich des… …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • vesper- — *vesper germ.?, Femininum: nhd. Vesper; ne. vespers (Plural); Interferenz: Lehnwort lat. vespera; Etymologie: s. lat. vespera, Femininum, Abendzeit; …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • vesper — [ves′pər] n. [ME, evening star < L vesper, masc., vespera, fem., evening < IE * wesperos (prob. < * we : see WEST) > Gr hesperos] 1. Old Poet. a) [often V ] evening or evening personified b) [V ] EVENING STAR 2. [often V ] [ …   English World dictionary

  • Vesper — Ves per, n. [L., the evening, the evening star, the west; akin to Gr. ?, ?, and perhaps to E. west. Cf. {Hesperian}, {Vespers}.] The evening star; Hesper; Venus, when seen after sunset; hence, the evening. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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