Eagle (disambiguation) facts for kids

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Eagle could mean:

Animals

Vehicles

  • All American Racers Eagles, race cars built by Dan Gurney
  • AMC Eagle, the last car made by the American Motors Corporation
  • Apollo 11 lunar module, the first manned Earth vehicle to land on the Moon
  • Eagle automobile, an automotive brand of the Chrysler Corporation from 1988 to 1998, formed from the remnants of the American Motors Corporation
  • HMS Eagle, a series of Royal Navy warships
  • F-15 Eagle, a fighter aircraft
  • MOWAG Eagle, a lightly armored reconnaissance vehicle
  • P-75A Eagle, a United States Army Air Forces fighter of World War II
  • Rolls-Royce Eagle, an aircraft engine of World War I
  • Rolls-Royce Eagle 22, an aircraft engine of the late 1940s
  • USCGC Eagle (WIX-327), a United States Coast Guard school ship
  • Eagle Bus (1958-1993) Originally imported by Setra, later manufactured in the U.S. for Continental Trailways
  • Eagle Kit Cars, a kit car manufacturer[1]
  • North American Eagle, a vehicle intended to challenge the land speed record

Corporate

  • Eagle Electric
  • Eagle Food Centers, a chain of grocery stores that had operated in midwestern states until 2003

Groups/Organizations

  • Boston College Eagles of the U.S. Atlantic Coast Conference
  • Crystal Palace F.C., an English soccer team who are also known as The Eagles
  • Eagle Scout (Boy Scouts of America), the highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America
  • Eagle Scout rank (Boy Scouts of the Philippines), the highest rank in the Boy Scouts of the Philippines
  • Eagles, the country rock band of the 1970s
  • Eagles (rugby), a rugby club in South Africa
  • The Eagles, an American band
  • Fraternal Order of Eagles
  • Goodyear Eagles, a South African cricket team based in Bloemfontein
  • Georgia Southern University Eagles of the U.S Southern Conference
  • Philadelphia Eagles, a National Football League team
  • West Coast Eagles, an Australian Football League team
  • Woodville-West Torrens Eagles, a South Australian National Football League team
  • University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles of Conference USA
  • USA national rugby union team The Eagles
  • Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles of the University Athletics Association of the Philippines

Characters

  • American Eagle (comics), a superhero
  • Blue Eagle (comics), a superhero
  • Eagles (Middle-earth) of J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth
  • Eagle (video game character)
  • Emil Eagle, a Disney character
  • April Eagle and her father Commander Eagle, characters in the animated television series Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs

People

  • Eddie Belfour, Eddie the Eagle Belfour, a professional hockey player
  • Espen Bredesen, a Norwegian ski jumper once dubbed "Espen the Eagle"
  • Eddie 'the Eagle' Edwards, a British ski jumper
  • Big Eagle (c.1827-1906), Mdewakanton Sioux leader
  • Terry Calling Eagle, Lakota winkte
  • Eagle of Delight (d.1822), emissary of the Otoe tribe
  • Jay Red Eagle, Cherokee flutist
  • Running Eagle, a female Piegan war chief
  • Douglas Spotted Eagle, Native American flutist
  • Chief War Eagle (c.1785-1851), a Santee Sioux leader
  • William Weatherford (1780-1824), a Muscogee leader, also known as Red Eagle

Places

Currency

  • Eagle (U.S. coin), a gold United States coin worth $10.00
  • American Gold Eagle, a bullion coin
  • American Silver Eagle, a bullion coin
  • American Platinum Eagle, a bullion coin

Computer software and hardware

  • Eagle (program), electronic design automation software
  • Eagle Computer, an early IBM-PC clone manufacturer
  • Eagle Web platform, a CICS-to-Web development environment
  • Fujitsu Eagle, a model of disk drive popular in the 1980s

Miscellaneous

  • Eagle (heraldry), an eagle which appears in a coat of arms
  • Roman battle standards
  • The Eagle (comic), a UK comic
  • In the sport of golf, an eagle means two strokes under par
  • "War Eagle!", the battle cry of athletes and fans of Auburn University of the Southeastern Conference. The school's official nickname is the Auburn Tigers, however
  • 96.4 The Eagle, a radio station that broadcasts from Guildford in England
  • Eddie Eagle, a mascot of a National Rifle Association program teaching young children to avoid guns



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