Private

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":

Taylor County, Wisconsin - Transportation - Air Transportation
... There are six other private landing strips in the county ... 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 ...
Akademgorodok in The Post-Soviet Era
... 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 centers ...
Deerfield, Massachusetts - Education
... 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 ...
Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference - Member Schools - Former Members
1997 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 ???? 1927 ... ICCAC ... University Fighting Bees Davenport 1882 Private/Roman Catholic 2,829 1954 ... MCC (NAIA) Upper Iowa University Peacocks Fayette 1857 Private 2003 ... Northern Sun (NSIC ...
Detective
... 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:

    Envy and jealousy are the private parts of the human soul. Perhaps the comparison can be extended.
    Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)

    No annual training or muster of soldiery, no celebration with its scarfs and banners, could import into the town a hundredth part of the annual splendor of our October. We have only to set the trees, or let them stand, and Nature will find the colored drapery,—flags of all her nations, some of whose private signals hardly the botanist can read,—while we walk under the triumphal arches of the elms.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    Like those before it, this decade takes on the marketable subtleties of a private phenomenon: parenthood. Mothers are being teased out of the home and into the agora for a public trial. Are we doing it right? Do we have the right touch? The right toys? The right lights? Is our child going to grow up tall, thin and bright? Something private, and precious, has become public, vulgarized—and scored by impersonal judges.
    Sonia Taitz (20th century)