Minuit

Minuit is French for midnight. It may also refer to:

  • Peter Minuit, the Dutch settler well known for purchasing the island of Manhattan from local Native American groups in 1626
  • Les Éditions de Minuit, a French publishing house
  • Minuit, a band from New Zealand
  • MINUIT, a numerical minimization program created at CERN

Other articles related to "minuit":

The Guards Themselves
... The Guards Themselves is an album by New Zealand band, Minuit, that was supposed to be released during early 2005 ... He goes on to compare Minuit to a teenager, saying it's growing older ... an interesting - if inconsequential - link, because Minuit is often compared to Björk ...
Marie NDiaye - Works - Plays
... Hilda - Minuit, 1999 (ISBN 2-7073-1661-X) Papa doit manger - Minuit, 2003 (ISBN 2-7073-1798-5) Rien d'humain - Les Solitaires Intempestifs, 2004 (ISBN 2-84681-095-8 ...
Minuit (band)
... Minuit (pronounced min-wee, French for midnight) are an electronic band from New Zealand, formed in Nelson ... The members of Minuit include lead singer, Ruth Carr, with Paul Dodge (also known as Gimme a C!) and Ryan Beehre (also known as Funk'n'SloCuts) playing machines ...
Minuit, Le Soir - Characters - Awards
... Minuit, le soir won a total of 17 Gémeaux Awards. ...
Måns Nilsson Kling - Biography
... of the Dutch West India Company, Swedish Chancellor Axel Oxenstierna appointed Peter Minuit to lead the expedition ... Minuit made arrangements to found a Swedish colony on the lower Delaware River in parts of the present-day states of Delaware, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, within the territory later ... Peter Minuit became the first governor of the newly established colony of New Sweden ...