Angus masc. proper name, Scottish, related to Ir. Aonghus, a compound that may be rendered in English as "one choice." Also the name of a county in Scotland, hence a breed of cattle (1842) associated with that region.

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  • Angus — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El término Angus puede referirse a: Una región de Escocia, Angus Una raza bovina, Angus, originaria de la anterior región. Angus Young, guitarrista de AC/DC Obtenido de Angus Categoría: Wikipedia:Desambiguación …   Wikipedia Español

  • Angus — Angus, TX U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 334 Housing Units (2000): 139 Land area (2000): 3.289351 sq. miles (8.519379 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.022457 sq. miles (0.058163 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.311808 sq. miles (8.577542 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • angus — àngus (àngus gòvedo) sr DEFINICIJA agr. pasmina bezrogog goveda ETIMOLOGIJA prema škotskoj pokrajini Angus …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Angus — Angus, (spr. Aengoß) oder Forfar, schott. Grafschaft, 43 QM. mit 140000 E. – Angus, Graf von, einer von den schott. Großen, die 1488 König Jakob III. bei Banockburn besiegten und tödteten, heirathete nach dem Tode Jakobs IV. dessen Wittwe… …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • Angus —   [ æȖgəs], früher Forfar [ fɔːfɑː], Verwaltungsgebiet in Ostschottland, nördlich des Firth of Tay; 2 181 km2; 110 200 Einwohner; Verwaltungssitz ist Forfar;wichtiges Agrargebiet (Fleischrinder der Aberdeen Angus Rasse).   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Angus — (spr. ängöß), schott. Grafschaft, s.v.w. Forfar …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Angus — m Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of the Gaelic name Aonghus or Aonghas, composed of Celtic elements meaning ‘one’ and ‘choice’. This is the name of an old Celtic god, and is first recorded as a personal name in Adomnan s ‘Life of St Columba’ …   First names dictionary

  • Angus —    ANGUS.    See Forfarshire …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Angus — a ↑county in central eastern Scotland, with a coast on the North Sea …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Angus — Angus1 [aŋ′gəs] n. [Gael Aonghas & Ir Aonghus < aon, ONE] 1. a masculine name 2. Celt. Myth. the god of love Angus2 [aŋ′gəs] administrative division of E Scotland: formerly a county & district …   English World dictionary

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