Langton

/ˈlæŋtən/ (say 'langtuhn)

noun
1. Marcia, born 1951, Australian scholar, writer, and activist for Aboriginal rights.
2. Stephen, c. 1150–1228, English cardinal and archbishop of Canterbury.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Langton — may refer to:In places: *Langton, Cumbria, England *Langton, County Durham, England *Langton, Lincolnshire, England *Langton, North Yorkshire, England *Langton, Ontario, Canada *Langton, Pembrokeshire, WalesPeople with the surname Langton:… …   Wikipedia

  • Langton — ist der Name von Bobby Langton (1918–1996), englischer Fußballspieler Brooke Langton (* 1970), US amerikanische Schauspielerin Christopher Langton, theoretischer Biologe, Mitbegründer der Forschungsdisziplin des Artificial Life David Langton… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Langton —    LANGTON, a parish, in the county of Berwick, 2½ miles (W. S. W.) from Dunse; containing, with the village of Gavinton, 479 inhabitants. This place derives its name from the ancient town, which was remarkable for its length of straggling houses …   A Topographical dictionary of Scotland

  • Langton —   [ læȖtən], Stephen, englischer Theologe, Erzbischof von Canterbury (seit 1207), * Langton (County Lincolnshire) um 1150/55, ✝ Slindon (County West Sussex) 9. 7. 1228. War in Paris Studienfreund von Innozenz III., der ihn 1206 zum Kardinal… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Langton — This surname is of English locational origin from any of the numerous places so called from the Old English pre 7th Century lang or long meaning long, plus tun , an enclosure or settlement. These places include Langton in Leicestershire, recorded …   Surnames reference

  • Langton — biographical name Stephen died 1228 English prelate …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Langton — /lang teuhn/, n. Stephen, c1165 1228, English theologian, historian, and poet: archbishop of Canterbury. * * * …   Universalium

  • Langton — /lang teuhn/, n. Stephen, c1165 1228, English theologian, historian, and poet: archbishop of Canterbury …   Useful english dictionary

  • Langton's ant — after 11000 steps. A red pixel shows the ant s location. Langton s ant is a two dimensional Turing machine with a very simple set of rules but complicated emergent behavior. It was invented by Chris Langton in 1986 and runs on a square lattice of …   Wikipedia

  • Langton (surname) — Langton is a surname and may refer to:* Anne Langton * Arthur Langton * Baden Langton * Brooke Langton * Christopher Langton * Daniel Langton * David Langton * Huw Lloyd Langton * Jim Langton * John Langton * John Langton (Canadian politician) *… …   Wikipedia

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