[bren-duh n] /ˈbrɛn dən/ (Show IPA), 1923–64, Irish playwright.
As soon as we got in the trees, “Old Lady Behan” as we called her, would come running down the street yelling and waving her arms.
The Biography of a Rabbit Roy Benson
When they were reinforced by a detachment without an officer, Behan took command, and showed great ability.
The Childrens’ Story of the War, Volume 4 (of 10) James Edward Parrott
Brendan. 1923–64, Irish writer, noted esp for his plays The Quare Fellow (1954) and The Hostage (1958) and for an account of his detention as a member of the Irish Republican Army, Borstal Boy (1958)
Bernard or Bernhard [bur-nahrd,, burn-hahrd] /ˈbɜr nɑrd,, ˈbɜrn hɑrd/ (Show IPA), 1865–1959, U.S. art critic, born in Lithuania. Contemporary Examples For Berenson, the story line from the White House remains fuzzy. Great Writers Rescue Obama Samuel P. Jacobs December 13, 2010 Historical Examples Mr. Berenson answers the question thus: “His pictures are the perfect reflex […]
Bernardo [ber-nahr-doh;; Italian ber-nahr-daw] /bərˈnɑr doʊ;; Italian bɛrˈnɑr dɔ/ (Show IPA), (Canaletto) 1720–80, Italian painter.
Busby [buhz-bee] /ˈbʌz bi/ (Show IPA), (William Berkeley Enos) 1895–1976, U.S. choreographer and musical-film director. George, 1685?–1753, Irish bishop and philosopher. Sir William, 1610–77, British colonial governor of Virginia 1642–76. a city in W California, on San Francisco Bay. a city in E Missouri, near St. Louis. a male given name. Contemporary Examples Among mainstreamers […]
Bruno, 1903–90, U.S. psychologist, educator, and writer, born in Austria.