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  • Bannister — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Edward Mitchell Bannister (1833–1901), US amerikanischer Maler Drew Bannister (* 1974), kanadischer Eishockeyspieler Henry Martyn Bannister (1844–1929), amerikanischer Arzt Mike Bannister (* 1949),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • bannister — n. same as {banister}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bannister — [ban′is tər] n. BANISTER …   English World dictionary

  • Bannister — A bannister is a variant spelling of banister. However it is a relatively common proper name as well.PeoplePeople whose surname is or was Bannister include: * william brooks form *Alan Bannister *Alex Bannister *Brian Bannister *Brown Bannister… …   Wikipedia

  • Bannister — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom.  Pour l’article homophone, voir Banister. Bannister est une variante de Banister, un patronyme anglais relativement courant qui désigne, dan …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bannister — Derived from the Old Norman French banestre , itself a development based upon a conjoining of the Gallic benna and the Greek kanastron , the surname is a metonymic job description of a maker of baskets . The carpentry term bannister as meaning a… …   Surnames reference

  • bannister — Banister Ban is*ter, n. [A corruption of baluster.] 1. A baluster. [1913 Webster] 2. (sing. or pl.) The balustrade of a staircase. Formerly used in this sense mostly in the plural, now mostly in the singular. [Also spelled {bannister}.] [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bannister — variant of banister …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bannister — /ban euh steuhr/, n. banister. * * * …   Universalium

  • Bannister — /ban euh steuhr/, n. Sir Roger (Gilbert), born 1929, English track and field athlete: first to run a mile in less than four minutes. * * * …   Universalium

  • bannister — noun a) The handrail on the side of a staircase. b) One of the vertical supports of a handrail; a baluster …   Wiktionary

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