Private may refer to:
- Private (rank), a military rank
- Private (missile), a U.S. step rocket
- Private (band), a Denmark-based band
- Private (film), a 2004 Italian film
- Private (novel series), a young-adult book series launched in 2006
- Private (web series), a web series based on the novel series
- Private Media Group, a producer of pornography
- Privately held company
- Private, a way of encapsulation in object-oriented programming
- Private, a character from Madagascar
Other articles related to "private":
... Rams Mount Vernon 1853 Methodist 1,155 2012 ... Midwest Des Moines University N/A Des Moines 1898 Private 1,500 1929 ... Dropped athletics in 1929 Ellsworth College Panthers Iowa Falls 1890 Private ... Ambrose University Fighting Bees Davenport 1882 Private/Roman Catholic 2,829 1954 ... MCC (NAIA) Upper Iowa University Peacocks Fayette 1857 Private 820 1922 ...
... There are six other private landing strips in the county ... Location Airport Name Status Location Roosevelt Baldez Field Private T.30N-R.3W Sec.2 Goodrich Charlie's Field Private T.31N-R.3E Sec. 19 Aurora East Gilman Field Private T.31N-R.3W Sec ...
... Beginning in the mid-1990s, as economic reforms allowed private investment in Russia, Akademgorodok saw the beginnings of venture funding ... By 1997 private investment reached $10 million by 2006 it was $150 million and climbing ... While still minuscule by the standards of other countries, the private venture effort in Akademgorodok has breathed new life into what was once one of the Soviet Union's premier scientific ...
... Several private schools in the town include The Bement School (a coeducational boarding school, grades K-9), the Eaglebrook School (a private boys' boarding school for grades 6-9 ... There are other private schools in the Deerfield area ... The nearest private colleges, including members of the Five Colleges and Seven Sisters, are located southeast in the Northampton area ...
... A detective is an investigator, either a member of a police agency or a private person ... The latter may be known as private investigators or "private eyes" ...
Famous quotes containing the word private:
“If one could be friendly with women, what a pleasurethe relationship so secret and private compared with relations with men. Why not write about it truthfully?”
—Virginia Woolf (18821941)
“Municipal laws are a supply to the wisdom of each individual; and, at the same time, by restraining the natural liberty of men, make private interest submit to the interest of the public.”
—David Hume (17111776)
“Mens sana in mens sauna, in the flush
Of health and toilets, private and corporal glee,”
—Anthony Hecht (b. 1923)