[hou-erd] /ˈhaʊ ərd/
Catherine, c1520–42, fifth wife of Henry VIII.
Sir Ebenezer, 1850–1928, English town planner.
John Winston, born 1939, prime minister of Australia 1996–2007.
Leslie (Leslie Stainer) 1893–1943, English actor.
Roy Wilson, 1883–1964, U.S. editor and newspaper publisher.
[koh] /koʊ/ (Show IPA), 1891–1939, U.S. playwright and short-story writer.
a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “brave heart.”.
Catherine. ?1521–42, fifth wife of Henry VIII of England; beheaded
Charles, Lord Howard of Effingham and 1st Earl of Nottingham. 1536–1624, Lord High Admiral of England (1585–1618). He commanded the fleet that defeated the Spanish Armada (1588)
Sir Ebenezer. 1850–1928, English town planner, who introduced garden cities
Henry Howard, See Surrey
John. 1726–90, English prison reformer
John Winston. born 1939, Australian politician; prime minister of Australia (1996–2007)
Leslie. real name Leslie Howard Stainer. 1890–1943, British actor of Hungarian descent. His many films included The Scarlet Pimpernel (1938), Pygmalion (1938), and Gone With the Wind (1939)
Trevor. 1916-88, British actor. His many films include Brief Encounter (1946), The Third Man (1949), Ryan’s Daughter (1970), and White Mischief (1987)
proper name, from Old French Huard, from a Germanic source similar to Old High German *Hugihard “heart-brave,” or *Hoh-weard, literally “high defender; chief guardian.” Also probably in some cases a confusion with cognate Old Norse Haward, and as a surname also with unrelated Hayward. In some rare cases from Old English eowu hierde “ewe herd.”
- Howard moss
[maws, mos] /mɔs, mɒs/ noun 1. Howard, 1922–1987, U.S. poet, editor, and playwright. /mɒs/ noun 1. any bryophyte of the phylum Bryophyta, typically growing in dense mats on trees, rocks, moist ground, etc See also peat moss 2. a clump or growth of any of these plants 3. any of various similar but unrelated plants, […]
[hou-bee-it] /haʊˈbi ɪt/ adverb 1. Archaic. . conjunction 2. Obsolete. . /haʊˈbiːɪt/ sentence connector 1. however conjunction 2. (subordinating) though; although late 14c., contraction of how be it.
[hou-duh] /ˈhaʊ də/ noun 1. (in the East Indies) a seat or platform for one or more persons, commonly with a railing and a canopy, placed on the back of an elephant. /ˈhaʊdə/ noun 1. a seat for riding on an elephant’s back, esp one with a canopy 1774, from Persian and Urdu haudah, from […]
[hou-duh-yuh-doo] /ˈhaʊ də yəˈdu/ noun, plural how-do-you-dos. Informal. 1. a greeting; salutation: She smiled and gave him a how-do-you-do fit for a king. 2. an awkward or unpleasant event or situation: It’s a fine how-do-you-do that they’ve refused to help us out.