Blanco


Blanco

Blanco ("white" in Spanish) is an adjective often used in surnames.It may refer to:

People

General

*Francisco Manuel Blanco, botanist
*Griselda Blanco, United States drug lord
*Herminio Blanco Mendoza, Mexican economist
*Jackielou Blanco, Filipina actress
*Juan Carlos Blanco, Uruguayan colonel
*Juan Carlos Blanco Fernández, Uruguayan educator, banker and politician

Writers

*Eduardo Blanco, Venezuelan writer
*Tomas Blanco, Puerto Rican writer and historian

Music

*Hugo Blanco, Venezuelan mucisian
*Juan Blanco, Cuban composer
*Rico Blanco, Filipino singer
*Roberto Blanco, German singer

Politicians

*Andrés Eloy Blanco, Venezuelan poet and politician
*Antonio Guzmán Blanco, Venezuelan politician and former President
*Daniel Blanco Acevedo Uruguayan politician and former Deputy for Montevideo
*Juan Carlos Blanco Acevedo Uruguayan politician and former Foreign Minister
*Juan Carlos Blanco Estradé Uruguayan politician, former Foreign Minister, UN Ambassador, and Senator
*Juan Carlos Blanco Fernández Uruguayan politician and former Foreign Minister
*Kathleen Blanco, United States politician and former governor of Louisiana
*Luis Carrero Blanco, Spanish politician and former Prime Minister
*Manuel Blanco Encalada, Chilean politician and Vice-Admiral
*Miguel Ángel Blanco, Spanish politician
*Otilio Ulate Blanco, Costa Rican politician and former President
*Ramón Blanco y Erenas, Spanish governor of the Philippines and Cuba
*Salvador Jorge Blanco, Dominican politician, writer and lawyer

ports

*Andrés Blanco, United baseball player
*Cuauhtémoc Blanco, Mexican footballer
*Dámaso Blanco, Venezuelan baseball player
*"Blanco" - Daniel Alexandre Morales Batagello, Brazilian footballer
*Galo Blanco, Spanish tennis player
*Giovanna Blanco, Venezuelan judoka
*Gregor M. Blanco (born 1983), Velenzuelan-American professional baseball player
*Henry Blanco, Venezuelan baseball player
*Ismael Blanco, Argentinian footballer
*Juan Carlos Blanco, Venezuelan volleyball player
*Kepa Blanco, Spanish footballer
*Lorena Blanco, Peruvian badminton player
*Maribel Blanco, Spanish athlete
*Ossie Blanco, Venezuelan baseball player
*Raúl González Blanco, Spanish footballer
*Serge Blanco, French rugby union player

Fictional Characters

*Blanco Webb, a character in the BBC sitcom Porridge
*El Blanco, an albino graboid from the Tremor movie and television series.

Places

*Blanco, a district in the Hermanas Mirabal province, Dominican Republic
*Blanco County, in Texas, United States
**Blanco, Texas, in the United States
*Mount Blanco, Texas

Other

*Blanco, a cleaning and colouring compound
*Blanco y Negro Records, British record company
*"Blancos", name by which the National Party of Uruguay is often known
*Cabo Blanco, places with that name
*Cape Blanco, places with that name
*Queso blanco, Mexican cheese
*Río Blanco, places with that name
*Ruido Blanco, album by Argentine band Soda Stereo

ee also

*Branco, the Portuguese equivalent


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  • blanco — blanco, ca (Del germ. *blank; cf. a. al. ant. blank). 1. adj. Del color que tienen la nieve o la leche. Es el color de la luz solar, no descompuesta en los varios colores del espectro. U. t. c. s.) 2. Dicho de una cosa: Que sin ser blanca tiene… …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • blanco — blanco, ca adjetivo,sustantivo masculino 1. [Color] que es semejante al de la nieve o la leche: La novia llevaba un vestido blanco. El blanco es un bonito color. alubias blancas. azúcar* blanco. bandera* blanca. judías blancas. lirio* blanco.… …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

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  • Blanco — (homonymie) Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Blanco — ist ein in spanischsprachigen Ländern verbreiteter Familienname, siehe Blanco (Familienname) Blanco heißen die Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Blanco (Arkansas) Blanco (Kalifornien) Blanco (Kalifornien) Blanco (New Mexico) Blanco (Ohio) Blanco… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • BLANCO (S.) — BLANCO SERGE (1958 ) Par son jeu spectaculaire, fait de relances incessantes, de feintes et de prouesses techniques, Serge Blanco aura fait vibrer, pendant plus de dix ans, les amateurs de beau rugby, les tenants du jeu «à la française». Né à… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • BLANCO — GmbH + Co KG Rechtsform GmbH + Co KG Gründung 1925 Sitz Oberd …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Blanco — Blanco, TX U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 1505 Housing Units (2000): 633 Land area (2000): 1.672846 sq. miles (4.332651 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.049131 sq. miles (0.127249 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.721977 sq. miles (4.459900 sq. km) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Blanco, TX — U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 1505 Housing Units (2000): 633 Land area (2000): 1.672846 sq. miles (4.332651 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.049131 sq. miles (0.127249 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.721977 sq. miles (4.459900 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Blanco [2] — Blanco, Präsident von Venezuela, s. Guzman Blanco …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon


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