Beatles
Beatles seminal rock and pop group formed in Liverpool, England; named as such 1960 (after a succession of other names), supposedly by then-bassist Stuart Sutcliffe, from beetles (on model of Buddy Holly's band The Crickets) with a pun on the musical sense of BEAT (Cf. beat). Their global popularity dates to 1963.

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  • Beatles — /beet lz/, n. the, (used with a pl. v.) British rock n roll group (1962 70) including George Harrison (born 1943), John (Winston) Lennon /len euhn/ (1940 80), Paul (James) McCartney /meuh kahrt nee/ (born 1942), and Ringo /ring goh/ Starr… …   Universalium

  • Beatles — n. The Beatles , legendary British rock and roll band that was active from the early 1960 s to 1970, the original British fab 4 (made up of John Lennon {1940 1980} , Paul McCartney, George Harrison {1943 2001} and Ringo Star)n. member of the rock …   English contemporary dictionary

  • beatles — in beatle a [bítls; bítl] m (ȋ; ȋ) nav. slabš. mlad fant z dolgimi lasmi, ki se vpadljivo oblači in vede: v orkestru so sami beatlesi; zakaj si tak beatles? neskl. pril.: ima beatles frizuro …   Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

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