Waite

Waite

Waite may refer to:

People

*Arthur Edward Waite, occultist and co-creator of the Rider-Waite Tarot deck
*Jimmy Waite, ice hockey goaltender
*John Waite, British rock singer
*John Waite (cricketer), South African wicketkeeper-opening batsman
*Reginald Waite, Royal Air Force officer
*Terry Waite, British humanitarian and author
*Thomas Waite, was an English Member of Parliament and one of the regicides of King Charles I.
*Thomas Waite (Under-Secretary for Ireland) 1747-1774
*Morrison Waite, Supreme Court Justice from 1874-1888

Other

*Waite, Maine, a town in the United States
*Waite, a campus of the University of Adelaide in Australia
*Electoral district of Waite, a state electoral district in South Australia
*waites, the British town pipers

ee also

* Wait


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  • Waite — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Arthur Edward Waite (1857–1942), englischer Okkultist Davis Waite (1825–1901), US amerikanischer Politiker (Colorado) Edgar Ravenswood Waite (1866–1928), australischer Zoologe Jack Waite (* 1969), US… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Waite — [wāt] Morrison Remick [môr′i sən rem′ik] 1816 88; U.S. jurist: chief justice of the U.S. (1874 88) …   English World dictionary

  • Waite — noun United States jurist who was appointed chief justice of the United States Supreme Court in 1874 by President Grant (1816 1888) • Syn: ↑Morrison Waite, ↑Morrison R. Waite, ↑Morrison Remick Waite • Instance Hypernyms: ↑chief justice * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Waite — This is an early medieval English occupational name for a watchman, introduced into England by followers of William the Conqueror after the Norman Conquest of 1066, and derived from the Old Norman French waite , Old French guait . The name… …   Surnames reference

  • WAITE — Wait Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Wait, attendre en anglais, abrégé en W8, peut être retrouver dans : Wait a Minute  , divers albums musicaux, Wait for Sleep , une chanson… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Waite — Wait Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Wait, attendre en anglais, abrégé en W8, peut être retrouver dans : Wait a Minute  , divers albums musicaux, Wait for Sleep , une chanson… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Waite — biographical name Morrison Remick 1816 1888 American jurist; chief justice United States Supreme Court (1874 88) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Waite — /wayt/, n. Morrison Remick /rem ik/, 1816 88, U.S. jurist: Chief Justice of the U.S. 1874 88. * * * …   Universalium

  • Waite — [[t]weɪt[/t]] n. big Morrison Remick, 1816–88, Chief Justice of the U.S. 1874–88 …   From formal English to slang

  • Waite — /weɪt/ (say wayt) noun Edgar Ravenswood, 1866–1928, Australian scientist, born in England; member of several expeditions into the subantarctic islands, New Guinea, and central Australia which contributed significantly to scientific knowledge of… …   Australian-English dictionary

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