Archie


Archie

Archie is a given name of English origin. It is a popular diminutive of Archibald, meaning true, bold, and valuable.

In fiction:

* "Archy and Mehitabel", a serialized work of fiction by Don Marquis
* Archie Andrews (puppet), the ventriloquist Peter Brough's dummy
* Archie Bunker, a television sitcom character
* Archie Comics, a comic book publisher
** Archie Andrews (comics), the main character in Archie Comics
* Archie Goodwin, assistant of the fictional detective Nero Wolfe
* Archie (Pokémon), leader of Team Aqua in the "Pokémon" series
* Robot Archie, a character in "Lion" comics
* Archie (The Land Before Time), a turtle-like creature in ""
* Archie Ryan, the pseudonym of Lincoln Burrows, a fictional character from the television show "Prison Break"

In science and technology:

* the Archie meteorite of 1932, which fell in Missouri, United States (see Meteorite falls)
* Archie (squid), an 8 metre long giant squid preserved in the Natural History Museum in London
* Archie search engine, a search engine for FTP sites
* Archie (Linux), a Live CD version of Arch Linux
* Archie's law, a constitutive relation for the resistivity of saturated sandstones, used in petrophysics.
* a slang term for anti-aircraft fire used by the British Royal Flying Corps and Royal Air Force
* Archy, a computer user interface

Other uses:

* Archie, Missouri, a town in the United States
* Archie McPhee, Seattle based novelty shop
* Archie MacPherson, Scottish sports broadcaster
* Archie Thompson, Australian footballer
* Archie Manning, former NFL quarterback, father of Peyton and Eli Manning
* Archie Gilchrist, second son of Australian cricketer Adam Gilchrist
* Archie McLean, an association football player known for his contributions to the Brazilian game


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  • Archie — war eine Suchmaschine, die speziell für das Indizieren von FTP Archiven entwickelt wurde. Der Name entstammt dem englischen Wort to archive („archivieren“). Geboren wurde die Idee zu Archie im Jahre 1990 durch die Studenten Alan Emtage, Peter… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Archie — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para la historieta, véase Archie (cómic). Archie es un sistema para la localización de información sobre archivos y directorios, muy unido al servicio FTP. Es como una gran base de datos donde se encuentra registrada …   Wikipedia Español

  • -archie — ♦ Élément, du gr. arkhia, de arkhein « commander », qui sert à former des mots désignant des gouvernements : anarchie, oligarchie. ⇒ arque. archie, arque éléments, du gr. arkhein, commander . ⇒ ARCHIE, élément suff. Finale de composés empr. au gr …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Archie —   [abgeleitet von engl. archive, dt. Archiv], ein 1990 an der McGill University in Kanada entwickelter Internetdienst, der automatisch die Inhaltsverzeichnisse von FTP Servern durchsuchte, auf die per Anonymous FTP (FTP) zugegriffen werden kann.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Archie — Archie, MO U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 890 Housing Units (2000): 390 Land area (2000): 1.024365 sq. miles (2.653093 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.002078 sq. miles (0.005383 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.026443 sq. miles (2.658476 sq.… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Archie, MO — U.S. city in Missouri Population (2000): 890 Housing Units (2000): 390 Land area (2000): 1.024365 sq. miles (2.653093 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.002078 sq. miles (0.005383 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1.026443 sq. miles (2.658476 sq. km) FIPS… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Archie — распределенная компьютерная система, предназначенная для автоматического поиска, сбора и каталогизации информации, содержащейся на FTP серверах в сети Internet. См. также: FTP серверы Финансовый словарь Финам …   Финансовый словарь

  • -archie — (v. gr.), Endsylbe, die Herrschaftsform eines Staates anzeigend, z.B. Monarchie, Dyarchie …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • archie — v. arhie. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • archie — Archiver über anonymous FTP/TELNET erreichbare Rechner (jeweils mit dem Namen archie und einer Domain), die Softwarepakete zum Download speichern, einige geläufige Rechner waren archie.doc.ic.ac.uk/ (GB/Europa), archie.au (Australien),… …   Acronyms


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