Legge

Legge

There are several people surnamed Legge.

*Anthony Legge, British archaeologist
*George Legge (c. 1647–1691), First Baron of Dartmouth
*George Legge (1755–1810), Third Earl of Dartmouth
*Gerald Legge (1924–1997), Ninth Earl of Dartmouth
*Henry Bilson-Legge, English statesman
*Humphry Legge (1888–1962), Eighth Earl of Dartmouth
*James Legge, Scottish sinologist
*James Gordon Legge (1863–1947), Australian Army Lieutenant General who served in World War I
*Katherine Legge, British racecar driver
*Michael Legge, Irish comedian
*Michael Legge (1978— ), British actor
*Michael Legge (1953— ), American actor and independent filmmaker
*Walter Legge (1906–1979), English classical record producer and impresario
*William Legge (1672–1750), First Earl of Dartmouth
*William Legge (1731–1801), Second Earl of Dartmouth
*William Legge (1784–1853), Fourth Earl of Dartmouth
*William Legge (1823–1891), Fifth Earl of Dartmouth
*William Legge (1851–1936), Sixth Earl of Dartmouth
*William Legge (1881–1958), Seventh Earl of Dartmouth
*William Legge, Tenth Earl of Dartmouth
*William Gordon Legge, Anglican Bishop of the Diocese of Western Newfoundland
*Colonel William Vincent Legge (1841–1918), Australian ornithologist, first President of the Royal Australasian Ornithologists Union

ee also

*Adrian Legg, English guitarist
*Legg Mason, multi-national investment firm
*Leg (disambiguation)


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  • Legge — ist der Name von: James Legge (1815–1897), britischer Sinologe und Übersetzer Katherine Legge (* 1980), britische Rennfahrerin in der DTM Petrus Legge (1882–1951), von 1932 bis 1951 Bischof von Meißen Wade Legge (* 1934), US amerikanischer Jazz… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • legge — / ledʒ:e/ s.f. [lat. lex legis, prob. affine a legĕre, come equivalente del gr. légō dire ]. 1. [ciò che guida ogni condotta etica, sociale o giuridica: l. divina ] ▶◀ canone, comandamento, dettame, norma, precetto, prescrizione, regola.… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • Legge — (l[e^]g), v. t. [See {Lay}, v. t. ] To lay. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Legge — Legge, v. t. [Abbrev. fr. alegge.] To lighten; to allay. [Obs.] Rom. of R. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Legge — (spr. legge), James, engl. Sinolog, geb. 20. Dez. 1815 in Huntly bei Aberdeen, gest. 29. Nov. 1897 in Oxford, studierte in London Theologie, ging 1839 als Missionar nach Ostasien, widmete sich am Morrison s College in Malakka noch sprachlichen… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Legge — (spr. legg), James, Sinolog, geb. 20. Dez. 1815 in Huntly (Grafsch., Aberdeen), 1843 73 Missionar in Hong kong, seit 1876 Prof. in Oxford, gest. das. 29. Nov. 1897; verdient durch seine mit Kommentar und Übersetzung versehene kritische Ausgabe… …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Legge —   [leg], James, englisch anglikanischer Missionar und Sinologe, * Huntly (Grampian Region) 20. 12. 1815, ✝ Oxford 29. 11. 1897; war 1843 73 Missionar in Hongkong und wurde 1876 Professor für Chinesisch in Oxford. Er wurde besonders durch seine… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • legge — /leg/ (Shakespeare) noun Dregs of the people ORIGIN: ↑lag1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • legge — lég·ge s.f. FO 1. principio normativo che regola il comportamento degli uomini; legge positiva, scritta, quella emanata dagli organi che detengono il potere legislativo; legge naturale, l insieme dei principi di giustizia che si ritiene siano… …   Dizionario italiano

  • legge — {{hw}}{{legge}}{{/hw}}s. f. 1 Norma, espressa dagli organi legislativi dello Stato, che stabilisce diritti e doveri dei cittadini | Legge delega, che viene emessa dal potere esecutivo su delega del potere legislativo entro un ambito ben precisato …   Enciclopedia di italiano

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