Hastings


Hastings
I. biographical name 1st Marquess of 1754-1826 Francis Rawdon-Hastings British general & colonial administrator II. biographical name Warren 1732-1818 English statesman & administrator in India III. geographical name 1. city S Nebraska population 24,064 2. resort town SE England in East Sussex on Strait of Dover population 78,100

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hastings — Hastings, NE U.S. city in Nebraska Population (2000): 24064 Housing Units (2000): 10333 Land area (2000): 9.827981 sq. miles (25.454354 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.131156 sq. miles (0.339692 sq. km) Total area (2000): 9.959137 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hastings — es una población del sur de Inglaterra en el condado de East Sussex. Cuenta con una población en torno a 84.000 habitantes según el censo del año 2000. Históricamente es famosa por la Batalla de Hastings en 1066 en la que Guillermo I de… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hastings, FL — U.S. town in Florida Population (2000): 521 Housing Units (2000): 238 Land area (2000): 0.659065 sq. miles (1.706970 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.659065 sq. miles (1.706970 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hastings, IA — U.S. city in Iowa Population (2000): 214 Housing Units (2000): 91 Land area (2000): 0.405893 sq. miles (1.051257 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.405893 sq. miles (1.051257 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hastings, MI — U.S. city in Michigan Population (2000): 7095 Housing Units (2000): 2898 Land area (2000): 5.242596 sq. miles (13.578261 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.021521 sq. miles (0.055739 sq. km) Total area (2000): 5.264117 sq. miles (13.634000 sq. km) FIPS …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hastings, MN — U.S. city in Minnesota Population (2000): 18204 Housing Units (2000): 6758 Land area (2000): 10.123427 sq. miles (26.219554 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.866979 sq. miles (2.245464 sq. km) Total area (2000): 10.990406 sq. miles (28.465018 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hastings, NE — U.S. city in Nebraska Population (2000): 24064 Housing Units (2000): 10333 Land area (2000): 9.827981 sq. miles (25.454354 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.131156 sq. miles (0.339692 sq. km) Total area (2000): 9.959137 sq. miles (25.794046 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hastings, OK — U.S. town in Oklahoma Population (2000): 155 Housing Units (2000): 87 Land area (2000): 0.488767 sq. miles (1.265901 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.488767 sq. miles (1.265901 sq. km) FIPS code …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hastings, PA — U.S. borough in Pennsylvania Population (2000): 1398 Housing Units (2000): 603 Land area (2000): 0.562773 sq. miles (1.457575 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.562773 sq. miles (1.457575 sq. km)… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Hastings — O.E. Hæstingas The Hastings; settlement of the family or followers of a man called *Hæsta; lit. Hæsta s People. The Hæstingas were an important tribal group referred to in an 8th cent. Northumbrian chronicle as the gens Hestingorum which seems to …   Etymology dictionary

  • Hastings — Hastings1 [hās′tiŋz] Warren 1732 1818; Eng. statesman: 1st governor general of India (1773 84) Hastings2 [hās′tiŋz] city in East Sussex, SE England, on the English Channel: near the site of the decisive battle (Battle of Hastings, 1066) in the… …   English World dictionary


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