[hee-rah-kah-tah] /hiˈrɑ kɑˌtɑ/
a city on S Honshu, in Japan, NE of Osaka.
[hahy-ruh m] /ˈhaɪ rəm/ noun 1. a king of Tyre in the 10th century b.c. I Kings 5. 2. a male given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “noble.”. /ˈhaɪərəm/ noun 1. 10th century bc, king of Tyre, who supplied Solomon with materials and craftsmen for the building of the Temple (II Samuel 5:11; I […]
- Hiram maxim
[mak-sim; for 4 also French mak-seem, Russian muh-ksyeem] /ˈmæk sɪm; for 4 also French makˈsim, Russian mʌˈksyim/ noun 1. Hiram Percy, 1869–1936, U.S. inventor. 2. his father, Sir Hiram Stevens, 1840–1916, English inventor, born in the U.S.: inventor of the Maxim gun. 3. Hudson, 1853–1927, U.S. inventor and explosives expert (brother of Sir Hiram Stevens […]
- Hiram revels
[rev-uh lz] /ˈrɛv əlz/ noun 1. Hiram Rhoades [rohdz] /roʊdz/ (Show IPA), 1822–1901, U.S. clergyman, educator, and politician: first black senator 1870–71.
- Hiram woodruff
[woo d-ruh f] /ˈwʊd rəf/ noun 1. Hiram, 1817–67, Canadian driver, trainer, and breeder of harness-racing horses. /ˈwʊdrʌf/ noun 1. any of several rubiaceous plants of the genus Galium, esp G. odoratum (sweet woodruff), of Eurasia, which has small sweet-scented white flowers and whorls of narrow fragrant leaves used to flavour wine and liqueurs and […]