Alicia (Lilian Alicia Marks) 1910–2004, English ballet dancer.
Dame Alicia. real name Lilian Alicia Marks. (1910–2004), English ballerina
Alfred, 1842–1924, English economist. George C(atlett) [kat-lit] /ˈkæt lɪt/ (Show IPA), 1880–1959, U.S. general and statesman: secretary of state 1947–49; Nobel Peace Prize 1953. John, 1755–1835, U.S. jurist and statesman: chief justice of the U.S. 1801–35. Thomas Riley, 1854–1925, vice president of the U.S. 1913–21. Thurgood [thur-goo d] /ˈθɜr gʊd/ (Show IPA), 1908–93, U.S. jurist: […]
Alexander, 1759?–93, Native American chief of the Creek nation. Historical Examples Knox knew his man, and McGillivray knew what he wished, and all else was made subservient to that purpose. Makers and Romance of Alabama History B. F. Riley One of these traders persuaded young McGillivray to go with him. Stories Of Georgia Joel Chandler […]
Alexius [ah-lek-see-oo s] /ɑˈlɛk si ʊs/ (Show IPA), 1853–1920, Austrian psychologist and philosopher. Historical Examples According to Meinong there are two kinds of imaginative images—a generative, and a constructive kind. Criminal Psychology Hans Gross Meinong’s “act” is the ghost of the subject, or what once was the full-blooded soul. The Analysis of Mind Bertrand Russell […]
Adnan [ahd-nahn] /ˈɑd nɑn/ (Show IPA), 1899–1961, Turkish political leader: premier 1950–60. Ancient Maeander, Meander. a river in W Asia Minor, flowing into the Aegean near Samos. 240 miles (385 km) long. Ancient Scamander. a river in NW Asia Minor, flowing across the Trojan plain into the Dardanelles. 60 miles (97 km) long. noun a […]