n. family name; male first name; Lord George Gordon Byron (1788-1824), English lord and poet; Augusta Ada Byron (1815-1852), Countess of Lovelace, daughter of poet Lord Byron, mathematician who collaborated with Charles Babbage to create the first calculating machine (the programming language "Ada" is named after her); name of several cities and towns in the United States (such as in California, Illinois, Georgia, Minnesota and more)

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  • Byron — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Ada Byron spätere Countess of Lovelace (1815–1852), britische Mathematikerin, Tochter von George Gordon Byron Anne Isabella Noel Byron, 11. Baroness Wentworth (Lady Byron; 1792–1860), britische… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Byron — Byron, WY U.S. town in Wyoming Population (2000): 557 Housing Units (2000): 217 Land area (2000): 0.840415 sq. miles (2.176664 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.053157 sq. miles (0.137675 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.893572 sq. miles (2.314339 sq. km) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Byron — Byron, George Gordon, lord * * * (as used in expressions) Babbitt, Milton (Byron) Byron, George (Gordon), 6 barón lord Byron Dean, James (Byron) Lady Augusta Ada Byron Nelson, (John) Byron …   Enciclopedia Universal

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  • Byron — (spr. bair n), 1) John, brit. Seefahrer, geb. 8. Nov. 1723 in Newstead Abbey, gest. 10. April 1786 in London, litt bei der Weltumsegelung unter Lord Anson 1741 an der Westküste von Patagonien Schiffbruch, fiel in spanische Kriegsgefangenschaft… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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  • Byron — m English: transferred use of the surname, first bestowed as a given name in honour of the poet Lord Byron (George Gordon, 6th Baron Byron, 1784–1824). The surname derives from the Old English phrase æt ðǣm bỹrum ‘at the byres or cattlesheds’,… …   First names dictionary

  • Byron, CA — U.S. Census Designated Place in California Population (2000): 916 Housing Units (2000): 309 Land area (2000): 2.543937 sq. miles (6.588766 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.543937 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Byron, GA — U.S. city in Georgia Population (2000): 2887 Housing Units (2000): 1177 Land area (2000): 5.823753 sq. miles (15.083451 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.010507 sq. miles (0.027212 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.834260 sq. miles (15.110663 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Byron, IL — U.S. city in Illinois Population (2000): 2917 Housing Units (2000): 1166 Land area (2000): 2.473657 sq. miles (6.406743 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000491 sq. miles (0.001271 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.474148 sq. miles (6.408014 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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