Nesbit

Nesbit may refer to:

  • Battle of Nesbit Moor, any one of two clashes in 1355 and 1402, between Scottish and English forces near the border north of the River Tweed
  • E. Nesbit, an English author and poet whose real name is Edith Nesbit
  • Evelyn Nesbit, an artists' model and chorus girl, noted for her entanglement in the murder of her ex-lover
  • Jamar Nesbit, an American football offensive guard who currently plays for the New Orleans Saints
  • Nesbit Township, Minnesota, a township in Polk County, in northwest Minnesota, United States
  • Nesbit, Mississippi, a town located in DeSoto County in northwest Mississippi, United States
  • Nesbit, Northumberland, a township in Northumberland, England that was once the site of a medieval village
  • William Nesbit, a 1930s jewel thief who killed another thief, escaped from prison and was on the FBI Ten Most Wanted list
  • Nesbit Willoughby (1777-1849), naval officer
  • "Mrs. Nesbit", the name given to Buzz Lightyear when he attends a tea party in the first Toy Story.

See also

  • Nisbet (disambiguation)
  • Nesbitt (disambiguation)

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  • Nesbit — ist der Nachname folgender Personen: Edith Nesbit (1858 1924), englische Kinderbuchautorin Evelyn Nesbit (1884 1967), US amerikanisches Fotomodell und Schauspielerin Siehe auch Nesbitt Diese Se …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Nesbit — [nez′bit] E(dith) 1858 1924; Eng. writer, esp. of children s books * * * (Edith Nesbit 1858–1924) an English writer of children’s stories. She wrote several books about the children of the imaginary Bastable family that are still popular with… …   Universalium

  • Nesbit —   [ nezbɪt], E. (Edith), englische Schriftstellerin, * London 15. 8. 1858, ✝ New Romney (County Kent) 4. 5. 1924; war an der Entstehung der Fabian Society beteiligt; sie schrieb (mehrfach verfilmte) humor und fantasievolle Jugendbücher, u. a. um… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Nesbit — [nez′bit] E(dith) 1858 1924; Eng. writer, esp. of children s books …   English World dictionary

  • Nesbit — This unusual and interesting name is a variant of the Northern English and Scottish locational surname Nesbit or Nisbit . There are several places so called in the Border region (Northumberland especially), the derivation being from the Northern… …   Surnames reference

  • Nesbit, E — ▪ English author born Aug. 15, 1858, London died May 4, 1924, New Romney, Kent, Eng.       British children s author, novelist, and poet.       Nesbit spent her childhood in France and Germany and later led an ordinary country life in Kent, which …   Universalium

  • Nesbit, E. —    see Bland, Mrs. Hubert …   Short biographical dictionary of English literature

  • Nesbit — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Nesbit, Mississippi —   Unincorporated community   …   Wikipedia

  • Nesbit Wallace — Personal information Full name Nesbit Willoughby Wallace Born 20 April 1839(1839 04 20) Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Died 31 July 1931(1931 07 31) (aged 92) Guildford, Surrey, England …   Wikipedia

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