Beaumont



Francis, 1584–1616, English dramatist who collaborated with John Fletcher.
William, 1785–1853, U.S. surgeon.
a city in SE Texas.
a male given name.
Historical Examples

The above is taken from Beaumont’s “Experiments on Digestion.”
Health, Happiness, and Longevity Louis Philippe McCarty

These Magyars, by the way, seem not to have been noticed by Mr. Beaumont.
The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 2 Henry Baerlein

He had bound up Beaumont’s wound, which luckily was not deep, and ordered Miss Hisgins straight to bed.
Carnacki, The Ghost Finder William Hope Hodgson

Beaumont lies in the more famous Poets’ Corner at Westminster.
Bell’s Cathedrals: Southwark Cathedral George Worley

Inferior replica by Giorgione of the Beaumont picture in London.
Giorgione Herbert Cook

But how does this accord with the following place in Beaumont and Fletcher?
Notes and Queries, Number 211, November 12, 1853 Various

Though the prisons were thrown open, the Beaumont family still lingered near the abode wherein they had been so long inhumed.
The Loyalists, Vol. 1-3 Jane West

It was included in the folio of Beaumont and Fletcher of 1679.
A Life of William Shakespeare Sidney Lee

The rural scene with its graphic humours of the soil is Beaumont’s.
Francis Beaumont: Dramatist Charles Mills Gayley

“And before we know who she is to be,” said Mrs. Beaumont, carelessly.
Tales And Novels, Volume 5 (of 10) Maria Edgeworth

noun
a city in SE Texas. Pop: 112 434 (2003 est)
noun
Francis. 1584–1616, English dramatist, who collaborated with John Fletcher on plays including The Knight of the Burning Pestle (1607) and The Maid’s Tragedy (1611)

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