Freeman


Freeman

Freeman can mean any of the following:

Things

* An individual not tied to land under medieval serfdom, unlike a villein or serf
* A person who has been awarded Freedom of the City or "Freedom of the Company" in a Livery Company
* "Freeman" and "Freeman II", albums by Filipino rap artist Francis Magalona
* Freeman (Colonial), in U.S. Colonial times, a person not under legal restraint
* City of London Freemen's School
* "California v. Freeman", a court case
* Montana Freemen, a Christian patriot group in Montana, USA
* W.H. Freeman, publishers
* Freeman (rapper), a french rapper and dancer from IAM
* Battle of Freeman's Farm

Places

* Freeman Township, Michigan
* Freeman Township, Minnesota
* Freeman Spur, Illinois
* Freeman, South Dakota
* Freeman, Virginia
* Freeman Island
* Freeman strait

People

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* Daniel Freeman
* James Freeman, further disambiguation for various people with that name
* John Freeman, further disambiguation for various people with that name
* Cathy Freeman, Australian athlete
* Crispin Freeman, popular anime voice actor
* Joseph Freeman (born 1952), first black man in many years to hold the priesthood of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
* Martin Freeman, English actor
* Morgan Freeman, an American actor
* Paul L. Freeman, Jr. (1907–1988), American general
* Walter Freeman (1895–1972), an American physician
* Freeman (rapper), a French-Algerian rapper
* Freeman Barr, a Bahamian boxer
* Freeman Dyson (born 1923), Anglo-American physicist and mathematician
* Freeman Freeman-Thomas, 1st Marquess of Willingdon (1866–1941) Governor General of Canada and Viceroy of India
* Freeman Gosden (1899-1982) American radio comedian
* Freeman Thorp (1844-1922) American painter
* Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman, American author

Literature

*Free Men a science fiction short story by Robert A. Heinlein
* "The Freeman", a publication of the Foundation for Economic Education
* "Freeman's Journal", a newspaper in Ireland
* "The Freeman Cebu", a community newspaper in Cebu, Philippines

Fictional characters

* Gordon Freeman, the central character in the computer-game series "Half-Life"
* Freeman (Fatal Fury), a character in the "Garou: Mark of the Wolves" video game
* Huey Freeman in the comic strip (and spinoff TV series) "The Boondocks"
* Will Freeman, a character in "About A Boy", a book by Nick Hornby
* Crying Freeman, the main character in the anime, manga and live-action movie of the same name
* Lester Freamon, (similarly spelled and pronounced) a police detective on the HBO drama "The Wire"
* Robert Freeman (The Boondocks), a fictional character in the animated television show "The Boondocks"
* Col. Alec Freeman, a character in the TV series "UFO"
* Matthew Freeman, a character from Anthony Horowitz's "Power of Five" series.

ee also

* Freeman-Sheldon syndrome
* Freedman, a former slave who has been manumitted or emancipated
* Fremen, group of people in the "Dune" series of science fiction novels


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  • Freeman — steht für: Freeman (Familienname), der Familienname Freeman Freeman ist der Vorname folgender Personen: Freeman Barr (* 1973), Boxer von den Bahamas Freeman Dyson (* 1923), britisch amerikanischer Physiker Freeman Freeman Thomas, 1. Earl of… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Freeman — Freeman, SD U.S. city in South Dakota Population (2000): 1317 Housing Units (2000): 648 Land area (2000): 1.071365 sq. miles (2.774823 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.071365 sq. miles (2.774823 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Freeman —   [ friːmən],    1) Cathy, australische Leichtathletin (Sprinterin), * Mackay (Queensland) 16. 2. 1973; stammt von den australischen Ureinwohnern (Aborigines) ab; u. a. Olympiasiegerin (2000) und Weltmeisterin (1997, 1999) über 400 m, gewann bei… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Freeman, MO — U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 521 Housing Units (2000): 186 Land area (2000): 0.464661 sq. miles (1.203467 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.464661 sq. miles (1.203467 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Freeman, SD — U.S. city in South Dakota Population (2000): 1317 Housing Units (2000): 648 Land area (2000): 1.071365 sq. miles (2.774823 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.071365 sq. miles (2.774823 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • freeman — freeman, free man A free man is a man who is free in general senses (literally or metaphorically). A freeman is (1) a person who is granted the freedom of a city, or (2) in historical uses, a person who is not a slave or serf …   Modern English usage

  • Freeman — Free man, n.; pl. {Freemen}. [AS. fre[ o]man; fre[ o]free + mann man.] 1. One who enjoys liberty, or who is not subject to the will of another; one not a slave or vassal. [1913 Webster] 2. A member of a corporation, company, or city, possessing… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Freeman — (spr. frīmän), Edward Augustus, engl. Geschichtschreiber, geb. 2. Aug. 1823 in Harborne (Staffordshire), gest. 16. März 1892 in Alicante, studierte in Oxford, wurde hier 1845 Fellow, 1870 Ehrendoktor der Rechte und daselbst 1884 Professor der… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Freeman — (spr. frihmänn), Edward Augustus, engl. Geschichtschreiber, geb. 1823 zu Harborne, 1884 Prof. in Oxford, gest. 16. März 1892 in Alicante in Spanien; Hauptwerke: »History of the Norman conquest« (6 Bde., 1867 79), »Historical geography of Europe«… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Freeman — Patronyme anglais qui signifie mot à mot homme libre . Il était surtout utilisé au moyen âge comme nom de baptême, et c est sans doute la transcription du nom de personne d origine germanique Friedmann, Fridmann, Fridman (frid = paix + man =… …   Noms de famille