Gilbert (“Burt L. Standish”) 1866–1945, U.S. writer of adventure stories.
a wooden clog or sandal on a raised wooden platform or metal ring
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George, 1733–98, American political leader: served in the Continental Congress 1774–77. Sir Herbert, 1893–1968, English critic and poet. a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “red.”. Historical Examples Grenfell: Knight-Errant of the North Fullerton Waldo Adrift on an Ice-Pan Wilfred T. Grenfell verb reads, reading, read (rɛd) to comprehend the meaning of […]
Albert (Charles Paul Mari) [al-ber sharl pawl ma-ree] /alˈbɛr ʃarl pɔl maˈri/ (Show IPA), 1869–1937, French composer. Historical Examples Lippincott’s Magazine, Volume 11, No. 26, May, 1873 Various The Huguenots in France Samuel Smiles. Hints to Husbands George Morant The Mysteries of Paris, Volume 5 of 6 Eugne Sue The Lion’s Share E. Arnold Bennett […]
Albert, (1852–1916) and his brothers Alfred, (1861–1919), Charles, (1863–1926), John, (1866–1936), and Otto, (1858–1911), U.S. circus owners. Contemporary Examples The Greatest Showman on Earth Pat O’Brien July 6, 2009 The Most Depressing Show on Earth: Amongst the Clowns of Newark Lizzie Crocker March 15, 2014 Thrills and Too Many Spills: The Dangers of the Circus […]
Albert Pinkham [ping-kuh m] /ˈpɪŋ kəm/ (Show IPA), 1847–1917, U.S. painter. Contemporary Examples Interview: Kristen Bell, Voiceover Queen, On ‘Frozen,’ ‘Veronica Mars,’ & More Andrew Romano December 17, 2013 Did McVeigh Have Another Accomplice? Gerald Posner October 3, 2009 Spain’s Baby-Snatching Scandal Focuses on Nun’s Alleged Role Mike Elkin April 10, 2012 Bez To Stand […]