Jack the Ripper


Jack the Ripper
n. serial murderer that terrorized London in the 1800's

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Jack The Ripper — (engl.: „Jack, der Aufschlitzer“) ist das Pseudonym eines vermutlichen Serienmörders, der zwischen August und November 1888 im East End von London vermutlich fünf Prostituierte ermordete und vier von ihnen verstümmelte. Der Täter wurde niemals… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jack The Ripper — Jack l éventreur Pour les articles homonymes, voir Jack l éventreur (homonymie). Évocation de Jack l éventreur en une du journal satirique Puck …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jack the Ripper — name given to the unidentified murderer of at least six London prostitutes in 1888 * * * the name given to an unknown man who murdered and cut up several prostitutes in Whitechapel, London, in 1888. The name was used in a letter by someone who… …   Universalium

  • Jack the Ripper — Live à la Flèche d Or est le nom du premier album du groupe français Jack the Ripper. Cet album a été réalisé en 1997 dans la salle parisienne de la Flèche d Or. Titres Monday Mourning Candlelight Postcard from New York Party in Downtown Fever… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Jack the Ripper — name given to the unidentified murderer of at least six London prostitutes in 1888 …   English World dictionary

  • Jack the Ripper — er en aldrig pågrebet massemorder i London i 1880 erne. Mordene er blevet filmatiseret flere gange, og har lagt grund til en masse konspirationsteorier, hvor det engelske kongehus har været involveret …   Danske encyklopædi

  • Jack the Ripper — Infobox Serial Killer name=Jack the Ripper caption= A Suspicious Character, from The Illustrated London News for 13 October 1888 carrying the overall caption, With the Vigilance Committee in the East End . birthname= Unknown alias=Saucy… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack the Ripper — Filmdaten Originaltitel Jack the Ripper – Der Dirnenmörder von London Produktionsland Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Sc …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jack the Ripper — noun an unidentified English murderer in the 19th century • Instance Hypernyms: ↑murderer, ↑liquidator, ↑manslayer * * * Jack the Ripper [Jack the Ripper] the name given to an unknown man who murdered and cut up several prostitutes in… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jack the Ripper — Jack the Rip|per the name given to a man who killed and cut up the bodies of several ↑prostitutes (=women who are paid to have sex) in the Whitechapel area of London in 1888. The police never caught him and never discovered who he was. The name… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Jack the Ripper — Jack the Rip|per [ ,dʒæk ðə rıpər ] a murderer in 19th century London …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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