Dunham

n. family name; town in souther region of the province of Quebec (Canada); Katherine Dunham (born 1909), United States dancer and choreographer, one of the first African Americans who attended the University of Chicago and earned bachelor and masters and doctoral degrees in anthropology

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dunham — ist der Name folgender Orte: in den Vereinigten Staaten: Dunham (Kentucky) Dunham (Michigan) Dunham (Montana) Dunham Castle (Illinois) Dunham Hollow (New York) in Kanada: Dunham (Québec) Dunham ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Cyrus L.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dunham — is an English surname and place name and may refer to: Surname Dunham (surname), includes a list of people with the surname Places Dunham, Nottinghamshire, England Dunham, Quebec, Canada Dunham Castle, Greater Manchester, England Great Dunham,… …   Wikipedia

  • Dunham —   [ dʌnəm], Katherine, amerikanische Tänzerin, Choreographin und Ballettdirektorin, * Chicago (Illinois) 22. 6. 1912; erforschte die Tänze der Karibik und schrieb das Buch »The Dances of Haiti« (1946). In den 40er Jahren gründete sie die »K.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Dunham — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Dunham (homonymie). Dunham Localisation de la ville dans la MRC de Brome Missisquoi …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dunham — This is an English locational surname. It derives from one of the villages called Dunham in the county of Nottingham, or Dunham Magna and Dunham Parva, in Norfolk, or Dunham on the Hill, in both Norfolk and Cheshire. The origin is the pre 7th… …   Surnames reference

  • Dunham — /dun euhm/, n. Katherine, born 1910?, U.S. dancer and choreographer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Dunham — /dun euhm/, n. Katherine, born 1910?, U.S. dancer and choreographer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dunham Bridge — Other name(s) Dunham Toll Bridge Crosses River Trent Opened …   Wikipedia

  • Dunham Massey railway station — Dunham Massey Location Place Dunham Massey Area Metropolit …   Wikipedia

  • Dunham's Sports — Dunham s Ypsilanti Twp., MI store Dunham s Sports is a regional sporting goods superstore chain owned by Dunham s Athleisure Corporation,[1] with stores located in the Midwestern United States. The chain specializes in athletic equipment,… …   Wikipedia

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