Anthony (“Mad Anthony”) 1745–96, American Revolutionary War general.
John (Marion Michael Morrison”Duke”) 1907–79, U.S. film actor.
a township in N New Jersey.
a city in SE Michigan, near Detroit.
a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “wagonmaker.”.
- John wheelwright
[hweel-rahyt, weel-] /ˈʰwilˌraɪt, ˈwil-/ noun 1. John, 1592?–1679, English clergyman in America. 2. John Brooks, 1897–1940, U.S. poet. /ˈwiːlˌraɪt/ noun 1. a person who makes or mends wheels as a trade
- John wilkes booth
[booth; British booth] /buθ; British buð/ noun 1. Ballington [bal-ing-tuh n] /ˈbæl ɪŋ tən/ (Show IPA), 1859–1940, founder of the Volunteers of America 1896 (son of William Booth). 2. Edwin Thomas, 1833–93, U.S. actor (brother of John Wilkes Booth). 3. Evangeline Cory [kawr-ee,, kohr-ee] /ˈkɔr i,, ˈkoʊr i/ (Show IPA), 1865?–1950, general of the Salvation […]
- John winthrop
[win-thruh p] /ˈwɪn θrəp/ noun 1. John, 1588–1649, English colonist in America: 1st governor of the Massachusetts Bay colony 1629–33, 1637–40, 1642–44, 1646–49. 2. his son, John, 1606–76, English colonist in America: colonial governor of Connecticut 1657, 1659–76. 3. John or Fitz-John [fits-jon] /ˈfɪtsˈdʒɒn/ (Show IPA), 1638–1707, American soldier and statesman: colonial governor of Connecticut […]
- John wycliffe
[wik-lif] /ˈwɪk lɪf/ noun 1. John, c1320–84, English theologian, religious reformer, and Biblical translator. /ˈwɪklɪf/ noun 1. John. ?1330–84, English religious reformer. A precursor of the Reformation, whose writings were condemned as heretical, he attacked the doctrines and abuses of the Church. He instigated the first complete translation of the Bible into English. His followers […]