n. family name; male first name

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  • Algernon — ist ein englischer Vorname für Männer. Bekannte Namensträger Algernon Blackwood (1869–1951), englischer Autor, Esoteriker und Theosoph Algernon Kingscote (1888–1964), britischer Tennisspieler Algernon Paddock (1930–1897), US amerikanischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Algernon — m English: of Norman French origin. In Norman French it was a byname meaning ‘moustached’ (from grenon, gernon moustache, of Germanic origin). The Normans were as a rule clean shaven, and this formed a suitable distinguishing nickname when it was …   First names dictionary

  • Algernon — masc. proper name, lit. with mustaches, from O.Fr. als gernons, from a les to the, with the + gernon, variant of grenon mustache, from V.L. *granonem, from a Germanic source (Cf. O.E. granu mustache ) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Algernon — [al′jər nən, al′jərnän΄] n. [apparently < OFr al grenon, with a mustache] a masculine name: dim. Algie, Algy …   English World dictionary

  • Algernon — /al jeuhr neuhn, non /, n. a male given name: from an Old North French word meaning whiskered. * * * (as used in expressions) Parsons Sir Charles Algernon Swinburne Algernon Charles Cecil of Chelwood Edgar Algernon Robert Gascoyne Cecil 1st… …   Universalium

  • Algernon Sidney — (1622–1683). Portrait von Justus van Egmont, Brüssel 1663 Algernon Sidney (* 14. Januar/15. Januar 1623 in Baynard’s Castle, London; † 7. Dezember 1683 in London) war ein englischer Politiker, ein politischer Philosoph und ein Gegner Karls II.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Algernon Sydney — or Sidney (January 1623 ndash; December 7 1683) was an English politician, political theorist, and opponent of King Charles II of England, who became involved in a plot against the King and was executed for treason. Life A son of Robert Sidney,… …   Wikipedia

  • Algernon Blackwood — Algernon Henry Blackwood, CBE (14 mars 1869 – 10 décembre 1951) est un écrivain et journaliste britannique. Sommaire 1 Biographie 2 Œuvres 2.1 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Algernon Paddock — Algernon Sidney Paddock (* 9. November 1830 in Glens Falls, Warren County, N.Y.; † 17. Oktober 1897[1] in Beatrice, Nebraska) war ein US amerikanischer Politiker und …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Algernon Percy — can refer to:*Algernon Percy, 10th Earl of Northumberland (1602 1668), English military leader *Algernon Percy, 1st Earl of Beverley (1750 1830), peer known as Lord Algernon Percy from 1766 86. *Hon. Algernon Percy (diplomat) (1779 1833), son of… …   Wikipedia

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