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":
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
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 ... Ambrose University Fighting Bees Davenport 1882 Private/Roman Catholic 2,829 1954 ... MCC (NAIA) Upper Iowa University Peacocks Fayette 1857 Private 2003 ... Northern Sun (NSIC) (NCAA Division II) Westmar ...
... 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 ... 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:
“Each mans private conscience ought to be a nice little self-registering thermometer: he ought to carry his moral code incorruptibly and explicitly within himself, and not care what the world thinks. The mass of human beings, however, are not made that way; and many people have been saved from crime or sin by the simple dislike of doing things they would not like to confess ...”
—Katharine Fullerton Gerould (18791944)
“I feel about exercise the same way that I feel about a few other things: that there is nothing wrong with it if it is done in private by consenting adults.”
—Anna Quindlen (b. 1952)
“I am opposed to writing about the private lives of living authors and psychoanalyzing them while they are alive. Criticism is getting all mixed up with a combination of the Junior F.B.I.- men, discards from Freud and Jung and a sort of Columnist peep- hole and missing laundry list school.... Every young English professor sees gold in them dirty sheets now. Imagine what they can do with the soiled sheets of four legal beds by the same writer and you can see why their tongues are slavering.”
—Ernest Hemingway (18991961)