from places in England derived from words for “colourful slope”.

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  • Fawcett — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Brian Fawcett (* 1944), kanadischer Dichter Charles Fawcett, britischer Historiker Charles Fawcett (Schauspieler) (1915–2008), US amerikanischer Schauspieler David Fawcett (* 1963), australischer Politiker …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Fawcett — (spr. faoßet), 1) Henry, engl. Volkswirt und Politiker, geb. 26. Aug. 1833 in Salisbury, gest. 6. Nov. 1884 in Cambridge, besuchte daselbst das Trinity College und machte sich frühzeitig durch sein mathematisches Wissen bemerkbar. Im September… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Fawcett — (izg. fóset), Dame Millicent Garrett (1847 1929) DEFINICIJA engleska feministkinja, vodeća u pokretu za žensko pravo glasa i osnivačica prvog sveučilišta za žene u Engleskoj …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Fawcett — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Fawcett est un patronyme porté par les personnalités suivantes (par ordre alphabétique) : Patronyme Farrah Fawcett (1947 2009), actrice américaine.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Fawcett — This interesting name is Anglo Saxon in origin and is a locational name which can derive from the place called Fawcett in Cumberland or from Facit in Lancashire. Fawcett is recorded in 1247 as Faxide , and in 1282 as Fausyde , while Facit is… …   Surnames reference

  • Fawcett — Sp Fòsetas Ap Fawcett L ež., g tė Kanadoje (Alberta) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • fawcett — fawcet(t, set obs. forms of faucet …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fawcett Publications — was an American publishing company founded in 1919 in Robbinsdale, Minnesota by Wilford Hamilton Captain Billy Fawcett (1885 1940). At the age of 16, Fawcett ran away from home to join the Army, and the Spanish American War took him to the… …   Wikipedia

  • Fawcett Comics — Fawcett Comics, a subsidiary of Fawcett Publications, was one of several successful comics publishers during the Golden Age of Comic Books in the 1940s. Its most popular character was Captain Marvel (not to be confused with Marvel Comics… …   Wikipedia

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