Zephyr

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Zephyr may refer to a light wind or west wind. It may also refer to:

Arts and media[edit]

Fiction[edit]

Fictional characters[edit]

Fictional concepts and objects[edit]

Music[edit]

Performers[edit]

Radio stations[edit]

  • WRKN (FM), an alternative rock station (formerly known as 106.1 the Zephyr) in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • KZFR, a community radio station in Chico, California
  • WZPH-LP, 96.7 FM The Zephyr, a Classic Oldies station located in Zephyrhills, Florida

Recordings[edit]

Other media[edit]

Businesses[edit]

People[edit]

  • Zephyr (artist), graffiti artist from New York City
  • Zephyr Teachout, professor at Fordham University and former candidate for governor of New York
  • Mikhail Mukasei, codename Zephyr, Soviet spy active from the 1940s through the 1970s

Places[edit]

Science and technology[edit]

Computing[edit]

  • Xephyr, a KDrive-based X server which targets a window on a host X Server as its framebuffer
  • Zephyr (operating system), small real-time operating system
  • Zephyr (protocol), an instant messenger protocol and application-suite
  • Zephyr, a hardware revision of Microsoft's Xbox 360 video game console

Other uses in science and technology[edit]

  • Zephyranthes, a plant genus whose species include the zephyr lily

Transport[edit]

Aviation[edit]

Maritime[edit]

Rail[edit]

  • Ak-Sar-Ben Zephyr, a passenger train operated by the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad
  • American Royal Zephyr, a streamlined passenger train service operated by the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad between Chicago and Kansas City
  • California Zephyr, a diesel-powered passenger train, originally famous for its use of Vista-Dome cars
  • Denver Zephyr, passenger service between Denver and Chicago
  • General Pershing Zephyr, the ninth of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad's Zephyr streamliners
  • Illinois Zephyr, a 258-mile (415 km) passenger train service operated by Amtrak that runs between Chicago and Quincy, Illinois
  • Kansas City Zephyr, a passenger train service between Kansas City and Chicago
  • Mark Twain Zephyr, an early articulated trainset that was similar to the Pioneer Zephyr in style
  • Minnesota Zephyr, a heritage railroad operating out of Stillwater, Minnesota
  • Nebraska Zephyr, a named passenger train of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad (CB&Q, commonly known by the shorter name of "Burlington")
  • Pioneer Zephyr, a diesel-powered railroad train set built in 1934 for the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad
  • Rio Grande Zephyr, a passenger train operated by Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad (D&RGW or Rio Grande) between Denver, Colorado and Ogden, Utah in the Western United States
  • Sam Houston Zephyr, a named passenger train operated by the Burlington-Rock Island Railroad, and the first streamlined passenger train in Texas
  • San Francisco Zephyr, the name adopted in June 1972 for the Amtrak passenger train between Chicago, Illinois and the San Francisco Bay Area in California
  • Silver Streak Zephyr, a train service of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad in the American midwest. It ran from 1940 through 1959
  • Texas Zephyr, a passenger service between Denver and Dallas
  • Twin Cities Zephyr, a streamlined passenger train service of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad (CB&Q)
  • Zephyr Rocket, a passenger train operated jointly by the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad and Rock Island Railroad
  • British Rail Class 180, Diesel Multiple Units operated by Grand Central in England

Road[edit]

Sport[edit]

Other uses[edit]

See also[edit]