Phillis [fil′is]
a feminine name: see PHYLLIS

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  • Phillis — may refer to:* Operation Phillis, the British service assisted evacuation operation for British citizens in Côte d Ivoire in November 2004 * Phillis Wheatley (1753 1784), first published African American poetPeople with the surname Phillis:*… …   Wikipedia

  • Phillis — [fil′is] n. a feminine name: see PHYLLIS …   English World dictionary

  • Phillis — Thomas Edward Tom Phillis (* 9. April 1931 in Sydney, Australien; † 6. Juni 1962 auf der Isle of Man, Großbritannien) war ein australischer Motorradrennfahrer. Er gewann in der Saison 1961 in der 125 cm³ Klasse den ersten WM Titel für Honda in… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • PHILLIS — I. PHILLIS Delius, περὶ αὐλητῶν Athenaeo citatur, l. 14. II. PHILLIS Thraciae regio Pangaeo monti circumiecta, Phylis Stephano dicitur …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Phillis — The ancient Greek female name Phyllis which translates as the green branch (Phylliclis) or the Roman Felicitas now found as Felicity or the male Felix , are the origins of this surname. The personal names first appear in the 12th Century, Felicia …   Surnames reference

  • Phillis — englische Form von → Phyllis (Bedeutung: Laub, Blatt) …   Deutsch namen

  • Phillis — n. female first name …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Phillis — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phillis Wheatley — (1753 – December 5, 1784) was the first published African American poet whose writings helped create the genre of African American literature. [ The Trials of Phillis Wheatley: America s First Black Poet and Her Encounters with the Founding… …   Wikipedia

  • Phillis Wheatley — Phillis Wheatley. Frontispiz der Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral, London 1773. Phillis Wheatley (* um 1753 vermutlich in der Region Senegambia, Westafrika; † 5. Dezember 1784 in Boston) war die erste afroamerikanische Dichterin,… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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