Marcus garvey



[gahr-vee] /ˈgɑr vi/

noun
1.
Marcus (Moziah)
[moh-zahy-uh] /moʊˈzaɪ ə/ (Show IPA), 1887–1940, Jamaican black-rights activist in the U.S. (1916–27): advocated emigration of black Americans to Africa.
/ˈɡɑːvɪ/
noun
1.
Marcus. 1887–1940, Jamaican Black nationalist leader, active in the US. He founded (1914) the Universal Negro Improvement Association and led the Back-to-Africa movement: gaoled for fraud (1925–27)

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Marcus gunn phenomenon

    Marcus Gunn phenomenon Mar·cus Gunn phenomenon or Mar·cus Gunn syndrome (mär’kəs gŭn’) n. See jaw-winking syndrome.

  • Marcus regulus

    [reg-yuh-luh s] /ˈrɛg yə ləs/ noun 1. Marcus Atilius [uh-til-ee-uh s] /əˈtɪl i əs/ (Show IPA), died 250? b.c, Roman general. /ˈrɛɡjʊləs/ noun (pl) -luses, -li (-ˌlaɪ) 1. impure metal forming beneath the slag during the smelting of ores /ˈrɛɡjʊləs/ noun 1. Marcus Atilius (ˈmɑːkəs əˈtɪlɪəs). died ?250 bc, Roman general; consul (267; 256). Captured […]



  • Marcus tullius cicero

    [sis-uh-roh] /ˈsɪs əˌroʊ/ noun 1. Marcus Tullius [tuhl-ee-uh s] /ˈtʌl i əs/ (Show IPA), (“Tully”) 106–43 b.c, Roman statesman, orator, and writer. 2. a city in NE Illinois, near Chicago. /ˈsɪsəˌrəʊ/ noun (pl) -ros 1. a measure for type that is somewhat larger than the pica /ˈsɪsəˌrəʊ/ noun 1. Marcus Tullius (ˈmɑːkəs ˈtʌlɪəs). 106–43 bc, […]

  • Marcy

    [mahr-see] /ˈmɑr si/ noun 1. Mount, a mountain in NE New York: highest peak of the Adirondack Mountains, 5344 feet (1629 meters). 2. a female given name, form of .



Disclaimer: Marcus garvey definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.