Crooke is a surname which can refer to the following people:

  • Alastair Crooke (b. 1950), a British diplomat and Middle East expert
  • David Crooke (b.1966), an Australian legend
  • Andrew Crooke and William Cooke, 17th century London publishers
  • Philip S. Crooke (1810 – 1881) , a United States Republican Congressman from New York
  • Ray Crooke (b. 1922), an Australian artist
  • William Crooke (1848–1923), a British orientalist, member of the Indian Civil Service
  • William Crooke (photographer) (1849 – 1928), a Scottish photographer

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  • Crooke — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Alastair Crooke (* 1950), britischer Diplomat Philip S. Crooke (1810–1881), US amerikanischer Politiker William Crooke (1848–1923), britischer Ethnologe, Historiker, Folklorist, Indologe und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Crooke — This unusual and interesting name has two possible related, origins. The first of these is a medieval topographical surname, denoting residence from the Middle English word crok , from the Olde Norse krokr . The name may also be a metonymic… …   Surnames reference

  • Crooke — Arthur, English pathologist, *1905. See C. granules, under granule, C. hyaline change, C. hyaline degeneration …   Medical dictionary

  • Crooke — /krʊk/ (say krook) noun Ray Austin, born 1922, Australian landscape painter …   Australian English dictionary

  • Crooke changes — Crooke Russell changes Crooke hyalinization …   Medical dictionary

  • Crooke hyaline degeneration — Crooke hyalinization …   Medical dictionary

  • Crooke-Zelle — Zahlreiche Crooke Zellen in einem sogenannten Crooke Zelladenom. Hämatoxylin Eosin Färbung. 400x …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Crooke hyalinization — degeneration of pituitary gland corticotrophs, with loss of specific granulation and progressive hyalinization, seen in the presence of elevated plasma corticosteroid levels of any cause. Called also Crooke or Crooke Russell changes and Crooke… …   Medical dictionary

  • Crooke-Russell basophils — the basophils in Crooke hyaline degeneration; see under degeneration …   Medical dictionary

  • Crooke cells — the pituitary corticotrophs seen in Crooke hyalinization …   Medical dictionary

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