Definitions for Douglasˈdʌg ləs

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  1. Douglas, Stephen A. Douglas, Stephen Arnold Douglas, Little Giant(noun)

    United States politician who proposed that individual territories be allowed to decide whether they would have slavery; he engaged in a famous series of debates with Abraham Lincoln (1813-1861)

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  1. Douglas(ProperNoun)

    transferred from the surname.

  2. Douglas(ProperNoun)

    The capital of the Isle of Man.

  3. Origin: From a place name, dubh + glas.

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  1. Douglas

    Douglas is a city in Cochise County, Arizona, United States. Douglas has a border crossing with Mexico and a history of mining. The population was 14,312 at the 2000 census. According to 2008 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city is 20,316.

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  1. Douglas

    the largest town and capital as well as chief port of the Isle of Man, 74 m. from Liverpool; much frequented as a bathing-place; contains an old residence of the Dukes of Atholl, entitled Castle Mona, now a hotel. See Man, Isle of.

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    Rank popularity for the word 'Douglas' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4139


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