a male given name.
Also called lipstick tree. a small tree, Bixa orellana, of tropical America. Also, arnatto. a yellowish-red dye obtained from the pulp enclosing the seeds of this tree, used for coloring fabrics, butter, varnish, etc. Historical Examples If annatto is present, there will be a reddish-yellow stain on the paper. Detection of the Common Food Adulterants […]
- Anne of austria
1601–66, queen consort of Louis XIII of France: regent during minority of her son Louis XIV. noun 1601–66, wife of Louis XIII of France and daughter of Philip III of Spain: regent of France (1643–61) for her son Louis XIV
1665–1714, queen of England 1702–14 (daughter of James II of England). a female given name, form of . Contemporary Examples Anne Boleyn, second wife to Henry the VIII, is a specimen of speculation, admiration, and everything in between. This Week’s Hot Reads The Daily Beast December 28, 2009 Anne Frank was a Holocaust victim who […]
- Anne of bohemia
1366–94, queen consort of Richard II of England. noun 1366–94, queen consort of Richard II of England