English archaeologist who supervised the excavations at Ur (1880-1960)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑archeologist, ↑archaeologist

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  • Woolley — may be in reference to:*Woolley, Cambridgeshire *Woolley, Cornwall *Woolley, Derbyshire *Woolley, Somerset *Woolley Colliery, South Yorkshire *Woolley, Wiltshire*Mount Woolley, mountain located in Alberta, Canada *Sedro Woolley, Washington ,… …   Wikipedia

  • Woolley — ist der Nachname folgender Personen: Jason Woolley (* 1969), kanadischer Eishockeyspieler Katharine Woolley (1888–1945), britische Zeichnerin Leonard Woolley (1880–1960), britischer Archäologe Monty Woolley (1888–1963), US amerikanischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Woolley — (izg. vȗli), Leonard (1880 1969) DEFINICIJA engleski arheolog; otkrio sumerski grad Ur (iz kojeg je prema biblijskim knjigama potekao praotac Abraham) i druge objekte drevnih kultura u Mezopotamiji te prema stvarnim tragovima objasnio porijeklo… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Woolley — This interesting surname is of Anglo Saxon origin, and is locational from any of the various places so called, such as those in Berkshire, Cambridgeshire, the West Riding of Yorkshire and Somerset. The places in Berkshire, Cambridgeshire and… …   Surnames reference

  • Woolley —  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie des personnes (réelles ou fictives) partageant un même patronyme. Frank Woolley (1887 1978), joueur anglais de cricket ; Leonard Woolley (1880 1960), archéologue britannique ; Monty Woolley (1963… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Woolley — Original name in latin Woolley Name in other language State code GB Continent/City Europe/London longitude 53.61339 latitude 1.51457 altitude 117 Population 0 Date 2013 07 11 …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Woolley — biographical name Sir Charles Leonard 1880 1960 English archaeologist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Woolley — /wool ee/, n. Sir (Charles) Leonard, 1880 1960, English archaeologist and explorer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Woolley — /ˈwʊli/ (say woolee) noun John, 1816–66, Australian educator, born in England; first principal of the University of Sydney from 1852 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Woolley Hall — Woolley Hall, Woolley, West Yorkshire, England, belonged to the Woodrove family, (or Woodroffe/Woodruff; from ‘wood reeve’) who have owned land in the West Yorkshire village as far back as the year 1377, for over one hundred years. The Hall was… …   Wikipedia

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