knolles

 turnips. Kent.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.

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  • Knolles — (spr. Nolles, Knowles), Robert, geb. 1317 zu Heiford in Chester, von niederem Herkommen, war Feldherr des Königs Eduard III. von England, führte 1349 den Krieg in Berry u. Auvergne, siegte 1364 bei Auray über Karl von Blois, streifte 1370 bis vor …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Knolles, Richard — ▪ English historian born c. 1550, probably Cold Ashby, Northamptonshire, Eng. died July 1610, Sandwich, Kent       English historian who is known chiefly for a study of the Turks.       After graduation from Oxford University in 1564 or 1565,… …   Universalium

  • Knolles-Green — This double barrelled name has no overall meaning, but the two elements of the name can be traced back to separate surnames. Knolles is an English topographical surname denoting someone who lived at the top of a hill, or in some cases it can be a …   Surnames reference

  • Knolles, Richard — (1550? 1610)    Historian, b. at Coldashby, Northamptonshire, and ed. at Oxf., pub. in 1603 The History of the Turks, which went through many ed. Its principal value now is as a piece of fine English of its time, for which it is ranked high by… …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Robert Knolles — Sir Robert Knolles ( c. 1325 1407) was an important English soldier of the Hundred Years War, [Anon.] (1911)] who, operating with the tacit support of the Crown, succeeded in taking the only two major French cities, other than Calais and Poitiers …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Knolles — Naissance 1325 Comté de Cheshire Décès 15 août 1407 (à 83 ans) Sculthorpe Origine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Richard Knolles — (c. 1545 July 1610) was an English historian, famous for his account of the Ottoman Empire, the first major description in the English language.A native of Northamptonshire, he was educated at Lincoln College, Oxford, of which he became a fellow …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Knoll — Robert Knolles Robert Knolles ou Knowles Naissance 1325 Comté de Cheshire Décès 15 août 1407 (à 83 ans) Sculthorpe Origine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Robert Knolle — Robert Knolles Robert Knolles ou Knowles Naissance 1325 Comté de Cheshire Décès 15 août 1407 (à 83 ans) Sculthorpe Origine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Olivier V de Clisson — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Clisson (homonymie). Olivier V de Clisson …   Wikipédia en Français


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