Bert(old) [ber-tawlt] /ˈbɛr tɔlt/ (Show IPA), born 1942, German physiologist: Nobel prize 1991.
a member of the present British royal family, from the establishment of the house in 1901 until 1917 when the family name was changed to Windsor. Albert Francis Charles Augustus Emanuel, Prince of, Albert, Prince. a former duchy in central Germany. noun the ruling house of the former German duchy of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (until 1918) and […]
Albert, 1875–1965, Alsatian writer, missionary, doctor, and musician in Africa: Nobel Peace Prize 1952. Contemporary Examples Meet Brian Schweitzer, the ex-Montana Governor Who Wants to Replace Max Baucus in the Senate David Frum April 22, 2013 Break Dancing’s Big Break? Dvora Meyers April 8, 2010 Meet Brian Schweitzer, the ex-Montana Governor Who Wants to Replace […]
the original name of the apostle Peter. Compare Peter. Simon the Zealot, one of the twelve apostles. Matt. 10:4. the Canaanite, one of the twelve apostles. Matt. 10:4; Mark 3:18; Luke 6:15. a relative, perhaps a brother, of Jesus: sometimes identified with Simon the Canaanite. Matt. 13:55; Mark 6:3. (“Simon Magus”) the Samaritan sorcerer who […]
Gilbert, 1929–2006, U.S. poet and novelist. Contemporary Examples Jersey Shore Takes Italy Barbie Latza Nadeau May 23, 2011 Payday for the Jersey Shore Cast Choire Sicha July 19, 2010 The New Fellini: Paolo Sorrentino’s ‘The Great Beauty’ Jimmy So November 17, 2013 Eight Ways Mitt Romney Could Beat Newt Gingrich Michelle Cottle December 15, 2011 […]