=== Settlements === While Lewis has only one town, Stornoway, with a population of approx 8,000, there are also several large villages and groupings of villages on Lewis, such as North Tolsta, Carloway and Leurbost with significant populations. Near Stornoway, Laxdale, Sandwick and Holm, although still de facto villages, have now become quasi-subu...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis
• (n.) Alt. of LewissonFound on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/lewis/
Harry Sinclair Lewis noun
United States novelist who satirized middle-class America in his novel Main Street (1885-1951)Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
C. S. Lewis noun
English critic and novelist; author of theological works and of books for children (1898-1963)Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
Lewis is an anglicisation of the Gaelic male given name Lughaidh. ==List of people with the given name Lewis== === Other People === ===Fictional characters=== ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_(given_name)
A lewis (sometimes called a lewisson) is one of a category of lifting devices used by stonemasons to lift large stones into place with a crane, chain block, or winch. It is inserted into a specially prepared hole, or seating, in the top of a stone, directly above its centre of mass. It works by applying principles of the...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_(lifting_appliance)
Lewis (first name and dates unknown) was an English cricketer who was associated with Middlesex and made his first-class debut in 1830. ==Bibliography== ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_(Middlesex_cricketer)
Randall A. Wulff, better known by his stage name Lewis or Lewis Baloue is a Canadian singer, mostly known for two only recently re-released albums from the 1980s. Wulff recorded two albums in 1983 and 1985 (L`Amour and Romantic Times) that were mostly forgotten until a record collector discovered L`Amour in an Edmonton flea marke...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_(musician)
Lewis (named after Meriwether Lewis) is an autonomous robot that performs the job of a wedding photographer: it attends social events, moves around, and takes digital photographs of people. It is a research project of the Media and Machines Laboratory at Washington University. Lewis has been featured on slashdot, on CNN`s website, a...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lewis_(robot)
(- sŭn) noun 1.
An iron dovetailed tenon, made in sections, which can be fitted into a dovetail mortise; -- used in hoisting large stones, etc. 2.
A kind of shears used in cropping woolen cloth. Lewis hole
, a hole wide...
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C.S. Lewis (short for Clive Staples Lewis) was the author of the Chronicles of Narnia.
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county, north-central New York state, U.S. It largely consists of a plateau region bisected roughly north-south by the Black River, with the ...
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Gilbert N., U.S. Chemist, 1875-1946. ... See: Lewis acid, Lewis base, second law of thermodynamics. ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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Largest and most northerly island in the Outer Hebrides, Western Isles; area 2,220 sq km/857 sq mi; population (2001) 19,900. Its main town is Stornoway. It is separated from northwest Scotland by the Minch. The island is 80 km/50 mi long from north to south, and its greatest breadth is 45 km/28 mi. There are many lochs and peat...
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Lewis is an English name for boys. The meaning is `famous warrior` The name Lewis is most commonly given to Scottish boys. Lewis is at number 2 in the top 50 of Scottish boys (average of 10 years data) Lewis is given to boys and girls in the Netherlands What do they use in other countries? Lou (English) Alois (Hungarian) Louie (English) Elois Louis...
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Lewis is the dauphin in King John and in King Henry V.
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Lewis, Scotland: see Lewis and Harris.
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The lewis was a contrivance for lifting stones which was used by the ancient Romans. It received its modern name from a French architect who revived the instrument and named it after his master Louis XIV. The lewis consists of two dovetail tenons, which are expanded by a key in a dovetail mortise in the stone, and shackled to a hoisting-chain. The ...
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Type: Term Pronunciation: lū′wis Definitions: 1. Gilbert N., U.S. chemist, 1875-1946.
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