Jayawardene

/dʒeɪəˈwadɪnə/ (say jayuh'wahdinuh)

noun
Junius Richard /ˈdʒuniəs/ (say 'joohneeuhs), 1906–96, Sri Lankan politician; prime minister 1977–78; first president of Sri Lanka 1978–89.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Jayawardene —   [dʒaɪə wɑːdənə], Junius Richard, Politiker in Sri Lanka, * Colombo 17. 9. 1906, ✝ 1. 11. 1996; Rechtsanwalt, Mitglied der »United National Party« (UNP), 1947 als Abgeordneter in das Repräsentantenhaus gewählt, mehrfach Minister (u. a. für… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Jayawardene — Junius Richard Jayawardene (* 17. September 1906 in Colombo; † 1. November 1996) war vom 4. Februar 1978 bis 2. Januar 1989 Präsident Sri Lankas. J.R. Jayawardene war seit 1940 in der ceylonesischen Politik aktiv. Er war Gründungsmitglied der… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jayawardene — Jayewardene may refer to:* Mahela Jayawardene (born 1977), captain of the Sri Lankan cricket team * Prasanna Jayawardene (born 1979), a Sri Lankan cricketer * Jayawardene Welathanthrige Hemantha Devapriya Boteju (born 1977), another Sri Lankan… …   Wikipedia

  • Jayawardene —  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie différentes personnes partageant un même nom. Jayawardene est le nom de : Junius Richard Jayewardene (1906 1996), homme politique et président du Sri Lanka Mahela Jayawardene (né en 1977), joueur de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mahela Jayawardene — Personal information Full name Denagamage Proboth Mahela de Silva Jayawardene Born 27 May 1977 (1977 05 27) (age 34) …   Wikipedia

  • Mahela Jayawardene — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Jayawardene. Mahela Jaywardene en 2008 Denagamage Proboth Mahela de Silva Jayawardene (ou Jayawardena), dit Mahela Jayawardene, est un joueur de cr …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Prasanna Jayawardene — Infobox cricketer biography playername = Prasanna Jayawardene country = Sri Lanka fullname = Hewasandatchige Asiri Prasanna Wishvanath Jayawardene living = true dayofbirth = 9 monthofbirth = 10 yearofbirth = 1979 placeofbirth = Colombo… …   Wikipedia

  • Junius Richard Jayawardene — (* 17. September 1906 in Colombo; † 1. November 1996) war vom 4. Februar 1978 bis 2. Januar 1989 Präsident Sri Lankas. J.R. Jayawardene war seit 1940 in der ceylonesischen Politik aktiv. Er war Gründungsmitglied der United National Party (UNP),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sarath Jayawardene — Infobox cricketer biography playername = Sarath Jayawardene country = Sri Lanka fullname = Walikalage Sarath Peiris Jayawardene nickname = living = true partialdates = dayofbirth = 22 monthofbirth = 7 yearofbirth = 1969 placeofbirth = Panadura… …   Wikipedia

  • Nuwan Jayawardene — (born Sanjeewa Nuwan Jayawardene on 24 October 1978) was a Sri Lankan cricketer. He was a right handed batsman and a right arm off break bowler who played for Colts Cricket Club. He was born in Colombo. Jayawardene made a single first class… …   Wikipedia

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