Taft


Taft
Taft [taft]
1. Lorado [lə rā′dō] 1860-1936; U.S. sculptor
2. William Howard 1857-1930; 27th president of the U.S. (1909-13): chief justice of the U.S. (1921-30)

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  • Taft — bezeichnet: ein Gewebe aus Seide oder Kunstseide; siehe Taft (Gewebe) Drei Wetter Taft, eine Marke für Haarpflegeprodukte des Henkel Konzerns das US amerikanische Taft Hartley Gesetz einen Nebenfluss der Ulster in der Rhön, siehe Taft (Ulster)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Taft — may refer to:People*William Howard Taft, 27th President of the United States and 10th Chief Justice of the United States*The Taft family, a political dynasty that includes the above named President: ** The Tafts of Mendon and Uxbridge,… …   Wikipedia

  • Taft — Taft, CA U.S. city in California Population (2000): 6400 Housing Units (2000): 2478 Land area (2000): 15.143825 sq. miles (39.222325 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 15.143825 sq. miles (39.222325 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Taft — [taft], der; [e]s e: matt glänzender, ziemlich steifer Stoff aus Seide oder Kunstfaser: ein Kleid aus Taft; der Mantel ist mit Taft gefüttert. * * * Tạft 〈m. 1〉 1. 〈Textilw.〉 steifer, glänzender Seiden od. Halbseidenstoff für Kleider u. als… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Taft — /taft/, n. 1. Lorado /leuh ray doh/, 1860 1936, U.S. sculptor. 2. Robert A(lphonso) /al fon soh/, 1889 1953, U.S. lawyer and political leader (son of William Howard). 3. William Howard, 1857 1930, 27th president of the U.S. 1909 13; Chief Justice …   Universalium

  • Taft — Taft, William Howard * * * (as used in expressions) Taft, Robert A(lphonso) Taft, William Howard Taft Hartley, ley …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • taft — tȁft m <N mn tàftovi> DEFINICIJA 1. proizvodnjom najstarija svilena tkanina s Dalekog istoka (Kina, Japan) 2. uvriježen naziv za nekoliko tipičnih vrsta tafta različitog po izgledu [taft armir; taft ekose; taft fler] 3. vrsta tkanja… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Taft — (auch als Taffet) Sm ein Stoff aus Seide per. Wortschatz fach. (15. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus it. taffetà, dieses aus pers. tāftä Seidenstoff, eine Art Gewand , eigentlich gewebt , zu pers. tāftän drehen, wenden, weben .    Ebenso nndl. taf,… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Taft, CA — U.S. city in California Population (2000): 6400 Housing Units (2000): 2478 Land area (2000): 15.143825 sq. miles (39.222325 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 15.143825 sq. miles (39.222325 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Taft, FL — U.S. Census Designated Place in Florida Population (2000): 1938 Housing Units (2000): 729 Land area (2000): 1.016081 sq. miles (2.631637 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.026754 sq. miles (0.069292 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.042835 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Taft, LA — U.S. Census Designated Place in Louisiana Population (2000): 0 Housing Units (2000): 0 Land area (2000): 1.719604 sq. miles (4.453754 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.316813 sq. miles (0.820541 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.036417 sq. miles (5.274295… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places