Udall

/yooh"dawl/ or, for 1, /yoohd"l/, n.
1. Also called Uvedale. Nicholas, 1505-56, English translator and playwright, esp. of comedy.
2. Stewart Lee, born 1920, U.S. politician: Secretary of the Interior 1961-69.

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  • Udall —   [ juːdəl], Uvedale [ juːvdeɪl], Nicholas, englischer Dramatiker, * Southampton im Dezember 1504 (?), ✝ London im Dezember 1556; war Rektor der Schulen von Eton (1534 41) und Westminster (ab 1555). Sein Schuldrama »Ralph Roister Doister«… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Udall — [yo͞od′ l] Nicholas 1505 56; Eng. schoolmaster, translator, & playwright …   English World dictionary

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  • Udall — biographical name Nicholas 1505 1556 English schoolmaster & dramatist …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Udall — /ˈjudl/ (say yoohdl) noun Nicholas, 1505–56, English schoolmaster, translator, and dramatist; his Ralph Roister Doister (?1553) is the earliest known English comedy. Also, Uvedale …   Australian English dictionary

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