Blaise


Blaise

Blaise can refer to:

Places

France

* Blaise-sous-Arzillières, a village and commune in the Marne "département" of north-eastern France
* Cirey-sur-Blaise, a village and commune in the Haute-Marne "département" of north-eastern France
* Courcelles-sur-Blaise, a village and commune in the Haute-Marne "département"
* Guindrecourt-sur-Blaise, a village and commune in the Haute-Marne "département"
* Montreuil-sur-Blaise, a village and commune in the Haute-Marne "département"
* Vaux-sur-Blaise, a village and commune in the Haute-Marne "département"
* Wassy-sur-Blaise, a commune of the Haute-Marne "département"
* Blaise, a former commune of the Ardennes "département", now part of Vouziers
* Blaise Pascal University, a public university in Clermont-Ferrand

witzerland

* The Gate of Blaise, an ancient city gate in Basel, Switzerland

United Kingdom

* Blaise Castle, a stately home in what is now part of the city of Bristol, England
* Blaise Hamlet, built about 1811 for retired employees of the owner of Blaise Castle

People

* Baboucarr-Blaise Jagne, a Gambian foreign minister and United Nations representative
* Blaise Alexander, an American race care driver
* Blaise Cendrars, Franco-Swiss novelist and poet
* Blaise Compaoré, President of Burkina Faso
* Blaise Diagne, a Senegalese politician, mayor of Dakar
* Blaise Garza, an American actor
* Blaise Gisbert, a French Jesuit rhetorician and critic
* Blaise Koissy, a Côte d'Ivoire football player
* Blaise Kouassi, a Côte d'Ivoire football player
* Blaise Kufo, Congolese-Swiss football player
* Blaise Matuidi, a French football player
* Blaise Pascal, a French mathematician
* Blaise de Montluc, a respected French soldier
* Blaise Rewaka, an American runner
* Blaise Sonnery, a French cyclist
* Blaise Daniel Staples, American classicist
* Blaise Thompson, a Canadian politician
* Blaise de Vigenère, a French diplomat and cryptographer
* Blaise Winter, an American football player and speaker
* Clark Blaise, a Canadian author
* Fabolon Blaise, a Haitian painter
* Marie-Joseph Blaise de Chénier, a French poet, dramatist, and politician
* Jean-Blaise Martin, a French opera singer
* Pierre Blaise, a French actor
* Saint Blaise, an Arminian physician and bishop of Sebaste (Sivas)
* Saint-Louis Blaise, a Hatian painter
* Serge Moléon Blaise, a Haitian painter
* Tara Blaise, an Irish singer
* Jean-Blaise Kololo, a Congolese politician and displomat
* Mamadou Blaise Sangaré, a Malian politician

Fictional characters

* Blaise, in some accounts, a master of Merlin in Arthurian legends
* Blaise Jeannot Andrieux, a character from the Wild Cards series of books
* Blaise Curci, French crimelord in "The French Connection"
* Blaise Zabini, a minor Slytherin character in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series
* Modesty Blaise, heroine of a Peter O'Donnell comic strip
* Modesty Blaise (novel), 1965 novelization by Peter O'Donnell
* Modesty Blaise (1966 film), film adaptation of the O'Donnell comic strip character
* Modesty Blaise (1982 film), film adaptation of the O'Donnell comic strip character intended as a TV pilot
* Modesty Blaise Quarterly, magazine that reprinted the Peter O'Donnell comic strip

Things

* Blaise reaction, is a type of chemical reaction
* Blaise ketone synthesis, is a specific chemical reaction

See also

* Blais
* Saint Blaise (disambiguation)
* Modesty Blaise (disambiguation)
* Blasius


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  • Blaise — ist die französische Form des Vornamens Blasius. Namensträger sind unter anderen: Blaise Cendrars, Schweizer Schriftsteller Blaise Diagne, senegalesischer Politiker Blaise Pascal, französischer Philosoph Blaise ist der Familienname folgender… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Blaise — Blaise, Blaize Nom de personne (latin blasius = bègue) popularisé par saint Blaise, qui mourut écorché vif par des peignes de fer servant à carder la laine. La forme Blaise est très fréquente en Lorraine, tandis que les Blaize se rencontrent… …   Noms de famille

  • Blaise — m French: the name (Latin Blasius, probably from blaesus lisping) of a saint popular throughout Europe in the Middle Ages but almost forgotten today. He was a bishop of Sebaste in Armenia, and was martyred in the early years of the 4th century;… …   First names dictionary

  • Blaise — (spr. Bläs), 1) Nebenfluß der Marne in Frankreich, entspringt im Departement Ober–Marne, mündet bei Avigny, treibt viele Eisenwerke; 2) (St. B.), Pfarrdorf am Neuenburger See im Schweizercanton Neuenburg, Weinbau; 1100 Ew.; Spuren römischer… …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • blaise — Scottish variant of BLAZE (Cf. blaze) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Blaise — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Pour les articles homonymes, voir Saint Blaise et Saint Blaise. Blaise est un nom propre qui peut désigner : Sommaire …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Blaise — Recorded in over one hundred different spellings throughout Europe and including Blay, Bleay, Blaye and the rare diminutive Blaycock (English), Blais, Blaise, Blay, and diminutives Blaison, Blaisot, Blazin (French), Blasio, Blase, Biasi and… …   Surnames reference

  • Blaise — (Biagio) (3 février) (3 février) évêque de Sébaste, en Arménie (aujourd hui Sivas, en Turquie), mort martyrisé en 316. Médecin, puis vécut retiré dans une grotte dans une forêt. Selon la légende, lorqu il priait, les animaux sauvages venaient l… …   Dictionnaire des saints

  • Blaise — französische Form von → Blasius (Bedeutung vermutlich: der Königliche, auch: der Lispelnde) Namensträger: Blaise Pascal, französischer Philosoph …   Deutsch namen

  • Blaise — Provenance. Vient du latin blaesus Signifie bègue Se fête le 3 février. Histoire. Saint Blaise est évêque en Arménie, au IVème siècle. Il ne supporte pas le luxe lié à sa fonction et se retire dans une grotte où il vit en ermite entouré d animaux …   Dictionnaire des prénoms français, arabes et bretons


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