DIXIE LAND


DIXIE LAND
   nigger land in U.S.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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  • Dixie Land — Dix|ie|land «DIHK see LAND», noun. 1. a jazz style associated with New Orleans, marked by rapid tempo and lively improvisation. 2. a composition or music played in this style: »some of the merriest…most earsplitting Dixieland ever heard (New… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dixie (song) — Dixie Sheet music cover, c. 1900. Unofficial National anthem of  Confederate States of Amer …   Wikipedia

  • Dixie Doodle — was a popular parody of Yankee Doodle in the South at the time of the American Civil War. It was written in 1862 by Margaret Weir, published in New Orleans, and dedicated to our dear Soldiers on the Battle Field . Cover of the 1862 sheet music… …   Wikipedia

  • Dixie — Dix ie (d[i^]ks [y^]), prop. n. 1. A colloquial name for the Southern portion of the United States, esp. during the Civil War. [U.S.] Syn: Dixieland, Dixie Land, the Confederacy, Confederate States of America, the South. Syn: . [1913 Webster] 2.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dixie (Lied) — Anhören: Dixie (3:55) Dixie, auch I wish I was in Dixie oder Dixie s Land ist ein US amerikanisches patriotisches Lied und war im Amerikanischen Bürgerkrieg von 186 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Dixie — /dik see/, n. 1. Also called Dixieland, Dixie Land. the southern states of the United States, esp. those that were formerly part of the Confederacy. 2. (italics) any of several songs with this name, esp. the minstrel song (1859) by D. D. Emmett,… …   Universalium

  • Dixie Valley, Nevada — For the broader physiographic area and military range, see Dixie Valley. Dixie Valley, Nevada   Ghost town   …   Wikipedia

  • Dixie Valley — For the ghost town of this valley, see Dixie Valley, Nevada. Coordinates: 39°41′16″N 118°04′50″W / 39.68778°N 118.08056°W …   Wikipedia

  • dixie — /dik see/, n. Anglo Indian. a large iron pot, esp. a 12 gallon camp kettle used by the British Army. [1895 1900; < Hindi degci, dim. of degca pot] * * * ▪ region, United States       the (South, the) Southern U.S. states, especially those that… …   Universalium

  • Dixie (Chanson) — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Dixie. Partition datant des années 1900 montrant quatre hommes au visage maquillé en noir (en anglais four men in blackface ) chantant la …   Wikipédia en Français


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