Boxer

Boxer may refer to:
*A boxing competitor
*Boxer Codex, a manuscript written circa 1595 containing vivid illustrations depicting the inhabitants of the Philippines at the time of their contact with Spaniards.
*Boxer (dog), a breed of dog
*Boxer engine, a combustion engine
***A flat engine, informally known as a "boxer engine", in which the corresponding pistons reach top dead centre simultaneously; see also Flat-twin

*Boxer Rebellion, a Chinese uprising in the late 19th century named after the members of the Righteous Harmony Society
*Boxer shorts or Boxer briefs, two styles of male undergarment based on shorts worn by pugilists
*HMS "Boxer", nine Royal navy ships
*USS "Boxer", six US Navy ships
*"Boxer" (album), a 2007 album by the American band The National
*"The Boxer", a 1968 song by Simon & Garfunkel
*"The Boxer" (film), a 1997 film starring Daniel Day-Lewis
*"The Boxer" (The Chemical Brothers song), a 2005 song by The Chemical Brothers
*Boxer (Armoured Fighting Vehicle), a European military role armoured vehicle
*Boxer TV Access, a Swedish digital TV-provider
*Barbara Boxer, United States senator
*Lim Yo-Hwan, professional StarCraft player who uses the pseudonym SlayerS_`BoxeR`
*"Boxer" (magazine), a magazine printed in Turkey
*Boxer (Animal Farm), a character in George Orwell's "Animal Farm"
*Boxer primer, a type of centerfire primer in ballistics
*Christina Boxer, former British middle distance athlete


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  • Boxer — steht für: einen Sportler, der Boxkämpfe ausführt, siehe Boxen einen mittelgroßen kurzhaarigen gedrungenen Hund, siehe Deutscher Boxer einen aufständischen Teilnehmer des Boxeraufstandes 1900 in China eine US amerikanische Punkrockband, siehe… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bóxer — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para otros usos de este término, véase Bóxer (desambiguación). Los bóxer son una raza de perros de trabajo y compañía, de tamaño medio, de origen Alemán. Obtenida por medio de la cruza de un bullenbeiser y un bulldog …   Wikipedia Español

  • Boxer — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El término Bóxer se puede referir a: Calzoncillo bóxer: prenda de vestir. Bóxer (raza de perros) , una raza de perro. Rebelión de los bóxers, un levantamiento en la China frente a las potencias coloniales en 1900.… …   Wikipedia Español

  • boxer — BOXÉR, boxeri, s.m. Sportiv care practică boxul; pugilist. – Din fr. boxeur. Trimis de valeriu, 21.03.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  BOXÉR s. (SPORT) pugilist. Trimis de siveco, 05.08.2004. Sursa: Sinonime  boxér s. m., pl. boxéri Trimis de siveco, 10.08 …   Dicționar Român

  • Boxer — ¹Boxer (geh.): Faustkämpfer, Faustkämpferin; (veraltet): Pugilist. ²Boxer Boxhieb, Fausthieb, Faustschlag; (Boxen): Punch, Schwinger. * * * Boxer,der:Faustkämpfer(veraltend)+Fighter BoxerFaustkämpfer,Boxkämpfer,Fighter,Profiboxer …   Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • boxer — fighter, late 15c., from BOX (Cf. box) (n.2). The name of the breed of dog (1934), is from German (the breed originated in Germany), itself taken from English boxer fighter; the dog so called for its pugnaciousness. Boxer shorts (1943) so called… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Boxer — Sm (eine Hunderasse) per. Wortschatz fach. (20. Jh.) Hybridbildung. Boxer ist zunächst ein Faustkämpfer (zu boxen); das Wort wird dann von deutschen Züchtern als Bezeichnung einer Hunderasse gewählt, um Eigenschaften wie Kampfgeist u.ä. zu… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • bóxer — s. m. 1. Raça de cachorros de origem alemã, de porte médio e robusto, pelagem curta e focinho achatado. • s. 2 g. 2. Espécime dessa raça. • Plural: bóxeres.   ‣ Etimologia: alemão Boxer …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • bóxer — (Del ingl. boxer). m. Miembro de una sociedad secreta china de carácter religioso y político, que en 1900 dirigió una sublevación contra la intromisión extranjera en China …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Boxer — [bäk′sər] n. [< BOX2; transl. of the Chin phrase “righteous uniting band,” misunderstood as “righteous uniting fists”] a member of a Chinese society that led an unsuccessful uprising (the Boxer Rebellion, 1900) against foreign powers and… …   English World dictionary

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