[gahr-ner] /ˈgɑr nər/
[nans] /næns/ (Show IPA), 1868–1967, vice president of the U.S. 1933–41.
to gather or store in or as if in a granary
an archaic word for granary
(archaic) a place for storage or safekeeping
Erroll. 1921–77, US jazz pianist and composer, noted for the jazz standard ‘Misty’ (1954)
Helen. born 1942. Australian novelist and journalist. Her books include the novels Monkey Grip (1977), The Idea of Perfection (2002), The Children’s Bach (1984), and The Spare Room (2008), and the nonfiction The First Stone (1995)
late 12c., gerner, from Old French gernier, metathesized variant of grenier “storehouse, loft for grain,” from Latin granarium “a store-house” (see granary).
late 15c., from garner (n.). Related: Garnered; garnering.
(1.) Heb. ‘otsar, a treasure; a store of goods laid up, and hence also the place where they are deposited (Joel 1:17; 2 Chr. 32:27, rendered “treasury”). (2.) Heb. mezev, a cell, storeroom (Ps. 144:13); Gr. apotheke, a place for storing anything, a granary (Matt. 3:12; Luke 3:17).
- John gay
[gey] /geɪ/ noun 1. John, 1685–1732, English poet and dramatist. 2. a female or male given name. /ɡeɪ/ adjective 1. 2. noun 3. a homosexual /ɡeɪ/ noun 1. John. 1685–1732, English poet and dramatist; author of The Beggar’s Opera (1728) adj. late 14c., “full of joy, merry; light-hearted, carefree;” also “wanton, lewd, lascivious” (late 12c. […]
- John gilmore
person A noted Unix hacker who cofounded Usenet’s anarchic alt.* newsgroup hierarchy with Brian Reid. He also worked on GDB. E-mail: John Gilmore . (1995-04-18)
- John glover
[gluhv-er] /ˈglʌv ər/ noun 1. John, 1732–97, American general. /ˈɡlʌvə/ noun 1. a person who makes or sells gloves
- John hay
[hey] /heɪ/ noun 1. John Milton, 1838–1905, U.S. statesman and author. 2. a river in NW Canada, flowing NE to the Great Slave Lake. 530 miles (853 km) long. /heɪ/ noun 1. 2. (slang) hit the hay, to go to bed 3. make hay of, to throw into confusion 4. make hay while the sun […]