Keeler

/ˈkilə/ (say 'keeluh)

noun
1. Christine, born 1942, British fashion model and callgirl; in 1963 her relationship with Conservative cabinet minister John Profumo, while also being the mistress of a Soviet diplomat, caused a security alarm and scandal.
2. Ruby, 1910–93, Canadian-born actor and dancer on Broadway and in Hollywood.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Keeler — may refer to:Places*Keeler, California, USA *Keeler Township, Michigan, USA *Keeler, Saskatchewan, Canada *Keeler (lunar crater), on the moonPeople with the surname Keeler*Christine Keeler, a British model and showgirl *Harry Stephen Keeler, an… …   Wikipedia

  • Keeler — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Christine Keeler (1942), britisches Fotomodell (Profumo Affäre) James Edward Keeler (1857–1900), US amerikanischer Astrophysiker Ruby Keeler (1909–1993), US amerikanische Schauspielerin und Tänzerin… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Keeler — puede hacer referencia a: Keeler, localidad de California. Keeler, cráter del planeta Marte. Keeler, cráter de La Luna. 2261 Keeler, asteroide. James Edward Keeler, astrónomo norteamericano (1857 1900). Esta página de desambiguación cataloga… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Keeler — Keeler, CA U.S. Census Designated Place in California Population (2000): 66 Housing Units (2000): 67 Land area (2000): 1.203209 sq. miles (3.116296 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.203209 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Keeler, CA — U.S. Census Designated Place in California Population (2000): 66 Housing Units (2000): 67 Land area (2000): 1.203209 sq. miles (3.116296 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.203209 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Keeler —   [ kiːlə], James, amerikanischer Astronom, * La Salle (Illinois) 10. 9. 1857, ✝ San Francisco (Calif.) 13. 8. 1900; ab 1898 Leiter des Lick Observatoriums auf dem Mount Hamilton (Calif.). Keeler fotografierte zahlreiche Galaxien und erkannte,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Keeler — Keel er, n. [See 3d {Keel}.] 1. One employed in managing a Newcastle keel; called also {keelman}. [1913 Webster] 2. A small or shallow tub; esp., one used for holding materials for calking ships, or one used for washing dishes, etc. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Keeler — (spr. kīler), James Edward, Astronom, geb. 10. Sept. 1857 in La Salle (Illinois), gest. 13. Aug. 1900 in San Francisco, studierte in Baltimore, Heidelberg und Berlin, wurde 1886 Assistent an der Lick Sternwarte, 1889 Direktor der Sternwarte in… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Keeler — This unusual and interesting name is of Medieval English origin and is found particularly in the south east of England. It is an occupational surname for a boatman or boatbuilder, derived from the Middle English Kele , meaning ship, or barge as… …   Surnames reference

  • Keeler — /kee leuhr/, n. William H. ( Wee Willy ), 1872 1923, U.S. baseball player. * * * …   Universalium

  • Keeler — n. family name …   English contemporary dictionary

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