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Alexander Selcraig

noun
Scottish sailor who was put ashore on a deserted island off the coast of Chile for five years (providing the basis for Daniel Defoe's novel about Robinson Crusoe) (1676-1721)
Syn: ↑Selkirk, ↑Selcraig, ↑Alexander Selkirk
Instance Hypernyms: ↑sailor, ↑crewman

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  • Alexander Selcraig — Alexander Selkirk (oder Selcraig) (* 1676 in Lower Largo, Fife, Schottland; † 13. Dezember 1721) war ein schottischer Seefahrer und Abenteurer. Er gilt gemeinhin als Vorbild für Daniel Defoes Figur Robinson Crusoe aus dem gleichnamigen Roman… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Alexander Selcraig — Alexandre Selkirk Statue représentant Alexandre Selkirk. Alexandre Selkirk (ou Alexander Sel Craig) (1676 1721) est un marin écossais dont l aventure inspira le célèbre roman Robinson Crusoé de Daniel Defoe (1719). Selkirk débute sa carrière d …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Alexander Selkirk — Alexander Selkirk, born Alexander Selcraig (1676 ndash; 13 December 1721), was a Scottish sailor who spent four years as a castaway on an uninhabited island.It is probable that his travails provided the inspiration for Daniel Defoe s novel… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander Selkirk — noun Scottish sailor who was put ashore on a deserted island off the coast of Chile for five years (providing the basis for Daniel Defoe s novel about Robinson Crusoe) (1676 1721) • Syn: ↑Selkirk, ↑Selcraig, ↑Alexander Selcraig • Instance… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Selcraig — noun Scottish sailor who was put ashore on a deserted island off the coast of Chile for five years (providing the basis for Daniel Defoe s novel about Robinson Crusoe) (1676 1721) • Syn: ↑Selkirk, ↑Alexander Selkirk, ↑Alexander Selcraig •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Alexander Selkirk — Libro de 1835 inspirado en la vida de Selkirk. Alexander Selkirk, nacido Alexander Selcraig, (1676–13 de diciembre de 1721) fue un marinero escocés que estuvo durante cuatro años y cuatro meses como un náufrago en una isla desierta; es probable… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Alexander Selkirk — (eigentlich Selcraig) (* 1676 in Lower Largo, Fife, Schottland; † 13. Dezember 1721) war ein schottischer Seefahrer und Abenteurer. Er gilt gemeinhin als Vorbild für Daniel Defoes Figur Robinson Crusoe aus dem gleichnamigen Roman sowie für… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Selcraig — This famous Scottish surname is locational and originates from the town of Selkirk. Recorded in the surname spellings of Selcraig, Selkrig and the more popular Selkirk, it is one of the earliest of Scottish hereditary surnames. Locational… …   Surnames reference

  • Selkirk, Alexander — ▪ Scottish sailor Selkirk also spelled  Selcraig   born 1676, Largo, Fife, Scot. died Dec. 12, 1721, at sea       Scottish sailor who was the prototype of the marooned traveler in Daniel Defoe s novel Robinson Crusoe (1719).       The son of a… …   Universalium

  • Selkirk — noun Scottish sailor who was put ashore on a deserted island off the coast of Chile for five years (providing the basis for Daniel Defoe s novel about Robinson Crusoe) (1676 1721) • Syn: ↑Selcraig, ↑Alexander Selkirk, ↑Alexander Selcraig •… …   Useful english dictionary

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