Bedloe's Island

an island in New York Bay to the southwest of Manhattan where the Statue of Liberty stands

Congress officially changed the name from Bedloe's Island to Liberty Island in 1956

Syn: ↑Liberty Island
Instance Hypernyms: ↑island
Part Holonyms: ↑New York, ↑New York State, ↑Empire State, ↑NY, ↑New York Bay

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former name of Liberty Island.
Also, Bedloe Island.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Bedloe's Island — [bed′lōz] [after Isaac Bedloe, first owner] former name for LIBERTY ISLAND …   English World dictionary

  • Bedloe's Island —   [ bedləʊz aɪlənd], Insel in der New York Bay, Liberty Island …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Bedloe's Island — Liberty Island Liberty Island (deutsch: „Freiheitsinsel“, vormals Bedloe’s Island) ist eine kleine unbewohnte Insel in der Upper New York Bay, bekannt als Standort der Freiheitsstatue. Umgeben von Gewässern New Jerseys ist die Insel Teil New York …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bedloe's Island — /bed lohz/ former name of Liberty Island. Also, Bedloe Island. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bedloe's Island — geographical name see Liberty Island …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Bedloe’s Island —  Former name of Liberty Island, New York; site of the Statue of Liberty …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Bedloe's Island — Bed′loe s Is′land [[t]ˈbɛd loʊz[/t]] also Bed′loe Is′land, n. geg former name of Liberty Island …   From formal English to slang

  • Bedloe'sIsland — Bed·loe s Island (bĕdʹlōz) See Liberty Island. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bedloe Island — /bɛdloʊ ˈaɪlənd/ (say bedloh uyluhnd) noun former name (until 1958) of Liberty Island …   Australian English dictionary

  • Liberty Island — Vorlage:Infobox Insel/Wartung/Fläche fehltVorlage:Infobox Insel/Wartung/Höhe fehlt Liberty Island Liberty Island Gewässer Atlantischer Ozean …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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