Osborn

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English: from a Late Old English personal name composed of the elements ōs god + beorn bear, warrior (both of Scandinavian origin). As a modern given name it generally represents a transferred use of the surname that was derived from this name during the Middle Ages.
Variants: Osborne, Osbourne.

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  • Osborn — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Osborn (Alabama) Osborn (Georgia) Osborn (Illinois) Osborn (Indiana) Osborn (Kentucky) Osborn (Mississippi) Osborn (Butler County, Missouri) Osborn (Clinton County, Missouri) Osborn… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Osborn — may refer to: Contents 1 People 2 Places 3 Companies 4 …   Wikipedia

  • OSBORN (H. F.) — OSBORN HENRY FAIRFIELD (1857 1935) Paléontologiste américain. Osborn commença ses études supérieures à l’université de Princeton (1877), et il les poursuivit sous la direction de M. Balfour et de Thomas Huxley. Il fut d’abord professeur… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Osborn — Osborn, MO U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 455 Housing Units (2000): 195 Land area (2000): 0.572710 sq. miles (1.483311 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.572710 sq. miles (1.483311 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Osborn, MO — U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 455 Housing Units (2000): 195 Land area (2000): 0.572710 sq. miles (1.483311 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.572710 sq. miles (1.483311 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Osborn — [äz′bərn] Henry Fairfield 1857 1935; U.S. paleontologist & biologist …   English World dictionary

  • Osborn — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Patronyme Le nom d’Osborn est porté par plusieurs personnalités (par ordre alphabétique) : Alex Osborn (1888 1966), publicitaire américain. Henry… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Osborn — This is a medieval English surname but one of truly ancient Viking origins. The modern surname (in its many spellings) derives from the Norse personal name Asbiorn , composed of the elements As meaning god and Bjorn , the bear. The Vikings, as… …   Surnames reference

  • Osborn — biographical name Henry Fairfield 1857 1935 American paleontologist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Osborn — /oz beuhrn/, n. 1. Henry Fairfield /fair feeld /, 1857 1935, U.S. paleontologist and author. 2. a male given name. * * * …   Universalium

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