minor

  • 1 minor — mi·nor 1 n: a person who has not yet reached the age of majority compare adult, juvenile, major minor 2 adj 1 a: being less important or serious …

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  • 2 Minor — ist der Name folgender Personen: Edward S. Minor (1840–1924), US amerikanischer Politiker Ilka Minor (* 1975), österreichische Rallye Beifahrerin Inge Minor (* 1936), deutsche Eiskunstläuferin Jakob Minor (1855–1912), österreichischer… …

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  • 3 minor — MINÓR, Ă, minori, e. adj. 1. (Adesea substantivat) Care nu a împlinit încă vârsta la care îşi poate exercita toate drepturile. 2. Lipsit de importanţă, neînsemnat, secundar; p. ext. şters, slab. 3. (muz.; în sintagmele) Mod minor = mod a cărui… …

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  • 4 Minor — • That which is less, or inferior in comparison with another, the term being employed as well of things as of persons Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Minor     Minor      …

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  • 5 minor — [mī′nər] adj. [ME menour < L minor < IE * minu , small < base * mei , to lessen > Gr meiōn, less, ON minni, smaller] 1. a) lesser in size, amount, number, or extent b) lesser in importance or rank 2. under full legal age (usually… …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 minor — mi nor (m[imac] n[ e]r), a. [L., a comparative with no positive; akin to AS. min small, G. minder less, OHG. minniro, a., min, adv., Icel. minni, a., minnr, adv., Goth. minniza, a., mins, adv., Ir. & Gael. min small, tender, L. minuere to lessen …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 minor in — ˈminor in [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they minor in he/she/it minors in present participle minoring in past tense minored in past p …

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  • 8 Minor — Mi nor, n. 1. A person of either sex who has not attained the age at which full civil rights are accorded; an infant; in England and the United States, one under twenty one years of age. [1913 Webster] Note: In hereditary monarchies, the minority …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 9 Minor — Nom porté en Bretagne (22, 29), également écrit Le Minor, Le Mineur (22). Il correspond au breton minor , équivalent du français mineur (d âge), qui a souvent désigné un pupille, l orphelin d un seul parent et, localement, un héritier unique ou… …

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  • 10 Minor — Minor, AL U.S. Census Designated Place in Alabama Population (2000): 1116 Housing Units (2000): 471 Land area (2000): 0.694337 sq. miles (1.798324 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.694337 sq.… …

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  • 11 Minor, AL — U.S. Census Designated Place in Alabama Population (2000): 1116 Housing Units (2000): 471 Land area (2000): 0.694337 sq. miles (1.798324 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.694337 sq. miles… …

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  • 12 minor — ► ADJECTIVE 1) having little importance, seriousness, or significance. 2) Music having or based on intervals of a semitone between the second and third degrees, and (usually) the fifth and sixth, and the seventh and eighth. Contrasted with… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 13 Minor — Minor,   Jakob, österreichischer Literaturhistoriker, * Wien 15. 4. 1855, ✝ ebenda 7. 10. 1912; ab 1882 Professor in Mailand, ab 1884 in Prag, ab 1888 in Wien; Abhandlungen zur deutschen Literatur des 18. Jahrhunderts, v. a. zu Schiller und… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 14 minor — [adj] insignificant, small accessory, below the mark, bush league*, casual, dependent, dinky*, inconsequential, inconsiderable, inferior, junior, lesser, light, low, minus, negligible, paltry, petty, piddling, secondary, second string*, slight,… …

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  • 15 Minor — Minor, kleiner, in der Logik der Untersatz, s.u. Schluß. Daher Minorat (Jüngerrecht), das Recht des Jüngsten (meist sind Frauen ausgeschlossen) in einer Familie, die Immobiliarbesitzung des Erblassers ungetheilt in Besitz zu nehmen; die übrigen… …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 16 Minor — (ital.), kleiner, minder, jünger (Gegensatz: major) …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 17 Minor — (lat.), s. Major …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 18 Minor [2] — Minor, Jakob, Germanist, geb. 15. April 1855 in Wien, seit 1885 Prof. das., veröffentlichte: »Die Schicksalstragödie in ihren Hauptvertretern« (1883), »Schiller. Sein Leben und seine Werke« (2 Bde., 1890), »Neuhochdeutsche Metrik« (2. Aufl. 1901) …

    Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • 19 Minor — Minor, lat., der Kleinere, Jüngere; Minorität, die Minderzahl, vergl. major …

    Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • 20 minor — англ. [ма/йнэ] minore ит. [мино/рэ] 1) минор, минорный 2) мал. интервал, напр. м. терция и т. д …

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