Definitions for Georgedʒɔrdʒ; ˈʃtɛ fɑn ˈɑn toʊn

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  1. George, Saint George, St. George(noun)

    Christian martyr; patron saint of England; hero of the legend of Saint George and the Dragon in which he slew a dragon and saved a princess (?-303)

  2. George, George VI(noun)

    King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1936 to 1947; he succeeded Edward VIII (1895-1952)

  3. George, George V(noun)

    King of Great Britain and Ireland and emperor of India from 1910 to 1936; gave up his German title in 1917 during World War I (1865-1936)

  4. George, George IV(noun)

    King of Great Britain and Ireland and Hanover from 1820 to 1830; his attempt to divorce his estranged wife undermined the prestige of the Crown (1762-1830)

  5. George, George III(noun)

    King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1760 to 1820; the American colonies were lost during his reign; he became insane in 1811 and his son (later George IV) acted as regent until 1820 (1738-1820)

  6. George, George II(noun)

    King of Great Britain and Elector of Hanover from 1727 to 1760 (1683-1760)

  7. George, George I(noun)

    Elector of Hanover and the first Hanoverian King of Great Britain and Ireland from 1714 to 1727 (1660-1727)

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  1. George(Noun)

    , A coin with King Georgeu2019s profile.

    Take the Georges, Pew, and donu2019t stand here squalling. uE000108721uE001 Robert Louis Stevenson.

  2. George(ProperNoun)

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  3. George(ProperNoun)

    or Georgia; also used in the conjoined name George Ann(e).

  4. Origin: Name of an early saint, from Georgius, from Γεώργιος, from γεωργός.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. George(noun)

    a figure of St. George (the patron saint of England) on horseback, appended to the collar of the Order of the Garter. See Garter

  2. George(noun)

    a kind of brown loaf

  3. Origin: [F. George, or Georges, a proper name, fr. Gr. gewrgo`s husbandman, laborer; ge`a, gh^, the earth + 'e`rgein to work; akin to E. work. See Work.]

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    Rank popularity for the word 'George' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #889

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'George' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1269

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