Australia Felix

(Latin—Happy Australia)—fertile central Victoria in southeastern Australia

Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games. 2013.

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  • Australia Felix — is also a novel by Henry Handel Richardson. See The Fortunes of Richard Mahony . Australia Felix (Latin for fortunate Australia or happy Australia ) was an early name given by Thomas Mitchell to lush pasture in parts of western Victoria he… …   Wikipedia

  • Australĭa felix — Australĭa felix, früherer Name der jetzigen englischen Colonie Victoria (s.d.) in Australien …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Australia Felix — noun An early proposed name for parts of Victoria (Australia) explored by (1792 1855), Latin for “Fortunate Australia” or “Happy Australia”. [ …   Wiktionary

  • Australia Felix — /əstreɪljə ˈfilɪks/ (say uhstraylyuh feeliks) noun the term applied by explorer Thomas Mitchell to a region south of the Murray River (present day Victoria) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Felix the Cat — is a cartoon character created in the silent film era. His black body, white eyes, and giant grin, coupled with the surrealism of the situations in which his cartoons place him, combined to make Felix one of the most recognizable cartoon… …   Wikipedia

  • Felix Werder — (born Berlin, Germany 2 February 1922) is an Australian based German composer of classical and electronic music; also a noted critic and educator.The son of a distinguished liturgical composer, he has composed all his life; he has an… …   Wikipedia

  • Felix Ho — in 2010 FCI IPO World Championship, Finland Born June 2, 1977 (1977 06 02) (age 34) British Hong Kong …   Wikipedia

  • Felix von Luckner — Felix Graf von Luckner (born Dresden, Germany, 9 June 1881, died Malmö, Sweden, 13 April 1966) was a German nobleman, navy officer, author and noted sailor who earned the epithet Der Seeteufel (the Sea Devil) and his crew that of Die Piraten des… …   Wikipedia

  • Felix Hell — is a world renowned organist born on September 14, 1985 in Frankenthal/Pfalz, Germany. He is perhaps best known for his technical accuracy, combined with his young age. [http://www.felix hell.com/curriculum.shtml Felix Hell Biography ] Official… …   Wikipedia

  • Félix Savón — Fabré fue un boxeador cubano nacido en el pequeño poblado de San Vicente, Guantánamo, el 22 de septiembre de 1967. Durante veinte años de carrera como amateur, conquistó todos los títulos que concede la Asociación Internacional de Boxeo (AIBA),… …   Wikipedia Español

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