bradshaw


bradshaw
\\ˈbrad(ˌ)shȯ\ noun (-s)
Usage: usually capitalized
Etymology: short for Bradshaw's Railway Guide, a timetable published periodically containing information about all the trains running in the British isles, after George Bradshaw died 1853 English printer who first issued it in 1839
: a comprehensive timetable of British railroad trains

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  • Bradshaw — is an English surname originating from the Old English words brad and sceaga literally meaning broad thicket . People*Ahmad Bradshaw, an American football player *Ben Bradshaw, British politician *Booker Bradshaw (1941 2003), record producer,… …   Wikipedia

  • Bradshaw — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alexander M. Bradshaw (* 1944), britischer Physiker Allison Bradshaw (* 1980), US amerikanische Tennisspielerin Ben Bradshaw (* 1960), britischer Politiker und Abgeordneter Booker Bradshaw (1941–2003), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bradshaw — Bradshaw, NE U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 336 Housing Units (2000): 150 Land area (2000): 0.332873 sq. miles (0.862137 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.332873 sq. miles (0.862137… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Bradshaw, NE — U.S. village in Nebraska Population (2000): 336 Housing Units (2000): 150 Land area (2000): 0.332873 sq. miles (0.862137 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.332873 sq. miles (0.862137 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Bradshaw, WV — U.S. town in West Virginia Population (2000): 289 Housing Units (2000): 174 Land area (2000): 0.796620 sq. miles (2.063237 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.796620 sq. miles (2.063237 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Bradshaw — (spr. Brädschah), John, geb. 1568 in Derbyshire; war Präsident des Gerichtshofs, welcher den König Karl I. zum Tode verurtheilte, u. später Kammerpräsident. Er zog sich ins Privatleben zurück u. st. 1659. Karl II. ließ seinen Leichnam aus dem… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Bradshaw — (spr. bräddschao), John, engl. Rechtsgelehrter aus angesehener Familie in Lancaster, geb. 1602, gest. 31. Okt. 1659, wurde während der englischen Revolution vom Parlament 1646 zum Kommissar des Großen Siegels, 1647 zum Oberrichter von Chester und …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Bradshaw — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Bradshaw peut faire référence à : Sommaire 1 Patronymes 2 Surnom …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bradshaw — This interesting surname is of pre 7th century Anglo Saxon origins. It is locational from any one of the places called Bradshaw in the various counties of Lancashire, Derbyshire, and West Yorkshire, although the centre of most frequently occuring …   Surnames reference

  • Bradshaw — an informal name for Bradshaw’s Railway Guide, a book published each year from 1839 to 1961 giving details of all the railway services in Britain. * * * …   Universalium


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