Edward Teach— privateer-pirate also known as Edward Thatch

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  • Blackbeard — [black′bird΄] (name for Edward Teach or Thatch) died 1718; Eng. pirate …   English World dictionary

  • Blackbeard — Infobox Pirate name=Edward Teach lived=c. 1680 November 22, 1718 caption=Blackbeard (1734 engraving) nickname=Blackbeard type=Pirate placeofbirth=Bristol, England placeofdeath=Ocracoke, Province of Carolina allegiance=None serviceyears=1712 –… …   Wikipedia

  • Blackbeard — Die Piratenflagge von Blackbeard …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Blackbeard — /blak beard /, n. pseudonym of Edward Teach. * * * orig. Edward Teach born , Bristol?, Eng. died Nov. 22, 1718, Ocracoke Island, North Carolina English pirate. He was probably a privateer in the West Indies until 1716. With his 40 gun warship, he …   Universalium

  • Blackbeard — noun an English pirate who operated in the Caribbean and off the Atlantic coast of North America (died in 1718) • Syn: ↑Teach, ↑Edward Teach, ↑Thatch, ↑Edward Thatch • Instance Hypernyms: ↑pirate, ↑buccaneer, ↑sea robber, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Blackbeard — noun The archetypal pirate, who lived in the 17th and 18th centuries …   Wiktionary

  • Blackbeard — /ˈblækbɪəd/ (say blakbeard) noun Edward → Teach …   Australian English dictionary

  • Blackbeard's Ghost — is a live action 1968 Disney film starring Peter Ustinov, Dean Jones and Suzanne Pleshette, directed by Robert Stevenson. It is based upon the novel of the same name written by Ben Stahl and was shot in Walt Disney Studios. The Disney Channel… …   Wikipedia

  • Blackbeard (disambiguation) — Blackbeard is the name of a notorious English pirate. It may also refer to:* Blackbeard (2005), a 2005 BBC mini series about Blackbeard * Blackbeard (film), a 2006 mini series about Blackbeard * Blackbeard (One Piece), a fictional character in… …   Wikipedia

  • Blackbeard (film) — Blackbeard is an adventure drama miniseries based on the pirate Blackbeard starring Mark Umbers as Lt. Robert Maynard, Anthony Green as Israel Hands and Angus Macfadyen as Blackbeard. It was released on DVD by Echo Bridge Entertainment on July 11 …   Wikipedia

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