Syme (also Symes, Simes, and see Sime) is a surname, and may refer to:

* Sir Colin Syme, Australian medical administrator and innovator
* David Syme
* David Syme (pianist)
* Ebenezer Syme
* George Adlington Syme
* Hugh Syme
* James Syme
* Jennifer Syme
* Ronald Syme, New Zealand classical scholar
* Syme is also a minor character in George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four.
* Gabriel Syme is the main character in G.K. Chesterton's The Man Who Was Thursday.
* Dean Syme - Owner of Scotland's Gift Shop [] ,


* Bob Symes
* Brad Symes
* Cyril Symes
* Devina Symes
* Daniel Symes
* Michael Symes, English footballer
* Tomas Syme
* Joeanna Syme


* Dimitri K. Simes

ee also

* Syme, place name: see present-day Symi
* Battle of Syme
*Syme (1984)


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  • Syme — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Ebenezer Syme (1826–1860), schottisch australischer Journalist James Syme (1799 1870), schottischer Chirurg Patrick Syme (1774–1845), schottischer Pflanzenmaler Ronald Syme (1903–1989), aus Neuseeland… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Syme — SYME, es, eine Nymphe, mit welcher Neptun den Chthonius zeugete, und von der die Insel Syme den Namen bekommen; Diod. Sicul. l. V. c. 53. p. 225. wiewohl dieser einige auch den Namen von der Syme, des Ialysus Tochter, gegeben wissen wollen.… …   Gründliches mythologisches Lexikon

  • SYME — insula inter Rhodum et Gnidum, Plin. l. 5. c. 38. Sic dicta a Syme, Ialysi filia, cum prius Metapontis, deinde Aegle vocaretur …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Syme — Syme, s. Symi …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Syme —   [saɪm], Sir (seit 1959) Ronald, britischen Althistoriker, * Eltham (Neuseeland) 11. 3. 1903, ✝ Oxford 4. 9. 1989; war 1942 45 Professor in Istanbul, 1949 70 in Oxford; Arbeiten zur Geschichte der späten Republik und der Kaiserzeit Roms sowie… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • syme — syme, syment, symeter, itare obs. ff. seem v.2, cement, scimitar …   Useful english dictionary

  • Syme — Symi Symi Σύμη (el) Vue aérienne vers le Nord de l île de Symi et des îlots proches, au fond les côtes turques …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Syme — This interesting and curious surname is of early medieval English origin, deriving from the Middle English given name Sim(me) , which is a pet or short form of Simon . Simon itself ultimately comes from either the Hebrew personal name Shim on ,… …   Surnames reference

  • Syme — James, Scottish surgeon, 1799–1870. See S. amputation, S. operation …   Medical dictionary

  • SYME — abbr. SYNERGY MEDIA INC NASDAQ …   Dictionary of abbreviations

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