Lesser is a surname, and may refer to:

  • Adolf Lesser (1851–1926), German psychician
  • Aleksander Lesser (1814–1884), Polish painter and art critic
  • Anton Lesser (born 1952), British actor
  • Axel Lesser (born 1946), East German cross country skier
  • Edmund Lesser (1852–1918), German dermatologist
  • Erik Lesser (born 1988), German biathlete
  • Gabriele Lesser (born 1960), German historian and journalist
  • George Lesser, American musician
  • Gerald S. Lesser (1926–2010), American psychologist
  • Henry Lesser (born 1963), German footballer
  • J Lesser (born 1970), also known as Lesser, American musician
  • Len Lesser (1922–2011), American actor
  • Louis Lesser (born 1916), American business magnate
  • Matt Lesser, Connecticut politician
  • Mike Lesser (born 1943), British mathematical philosopher and political activist
  • Norman Lesser (1902–1985), Anglican bishop and Archbishop of New Zealand
  • Otto Lesser (1830–1887), German astronomer
  • Rika Lesser (born 1953), American poet
  • Robert Lesser (born 1942), American actor
  • Rosa Lesser, Austrian luger
  • Ryan Lesser, Rhode Island video game designer
  • Sam Lesser (1915–2010), also known as Sam Russell, British journalist and Spanish Civil War veteran
  • Sol Lesser (1890–1980), American film producer
  • Stephen A. Lesser (born 1944), American architect
  • Wendy Lesser (born 1952), American author, editor and critic
  • Werner Lesser (1932–2005), East German ski jumper
  • Stephen Marlowe (1928–2008), born Milton Lesser, American author

Lesser is a forename, and may refer to

  • Lesser Samuels (1894–1980), Hollywood screenwriter
  • Lesser Ury (1861-1931), German Impressionist painter and printmaker

Other articles related to "lesser":

Stonehenge Cursus - The Lesser Cursus
... of the western end of the Stonehenge Cursus lies the Lesser Cursus, a 400m long and 60m wide earthwork orientated west-southwest – north-northeast ... The Lesser Cursus was excavated in 1983 as part of the Stonehenge Environs Project ...
Lesser Poland And Świętokrzyskie (European Parliament Constituency)
... In European elections, Lesser Poland and Świętokrzyskie is a constituency of the European Parliament ... It consists of the Lesser Poland Voivodeship and Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship ...
Lesser Mouse-deer
... The lesser mouse-deer or kanchil (Tragulus kanchil), also known as the lesser Malay chevrotain, is a species of even-toed ungulate in the Tragulidae family ...
Lesser Pipefish
... The Lesser pipefish or Nilsson's pipefish, Syngnathus rostellatus, is a pipefish similar to the greater pipefish, but with no crest above the head ... Lesser pipefish are found all around the British Isles and as far as the French coast ...

Famous quotes containing the word lesser:

    The ears of men are lesser agents of belief than their eyes.
    Herodotus (c. 484–424 B.C.)

    Every normal person, in fact, is only normal on the average. His ego approximates to that of the psychotic in some part or other and to a greater or lesser extent.
    Sigmund Freud (1856–1939)

    We have advanced by leaps to the Pacific, and left many a lesser Oregon and California unexplored behind us.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)