Hardy, Oliver Hardy(noun)
United States slapstick comedian who played the pompous and overbearing member of the Laurel and Hardy duo who made many films (1892-1957)
Hardy, Thomas Hardy(adj)
English novelist and poet (1840-1928)
hardy, stalwart, stout, sturdy(adj)
having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships
"hardy explorers of northern Canada"; "proud of her tall stalwart son"; "stout seamen"; "sturdy young athletes"
able to survive under unfavorable weather conditions
"strawberries are hardy and easy to grow"; "camels are tough and hardy creatures"
audacious, brave, dauntless, fearless, hardy, intrepid, unfearing(adj)
invulnerable to fear or intimidation
"audacious explorers"; "fearless reporters and photographers"; "intrepid pioneers"
A blacksmith's fuller or chisel, having a square shank for insertion into a square hole in an anvil, called the hardy hole.
Having rugged physical strength; inured to fatigue or hardships. A hardy plant is one that can withstand the extremes of climate, such as frost.
For example when a pirate says: "Yarr, me hardies", It's the plural and refers to his hardy crew.
, originally a nickname for a hardy person.
Thomas Hardy (1840-1928), English novelist and poet.
transferred from the surname.
bold; brave; stout; daring; resolu?e; intrepid
confident; full of assurance; in a bad sense, morally hardened; shameless
strong; firm; compact
inured to fatigue or hardships; strong; capable of endurance; as, a hardy veteran; a hardy mariner
able to withstand the cold of winter
a blacksmith's fuller or chisel, having a square shank for insertion into a square hole in an anvil, called the hardy hole
Origin: [F. hardi, p. p. fr. OF. hardir to make bold; of German origin, cf. OHG. hertan to harden, G. hrten. See Hard, a.]
Hardy is a city in Sharp and Fulton counties in the U.S. state of Arkansas. The population was 772 at the 2010 census.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
härd′i, adj. daring, brave, resolute: confident: impudent: able to bear cold, exposure, or fatigue.—ns. Hard′ihood, Hard′iness, Hard′iment (arch.).—adv. Hard′ily. [O. Fr. hardi—Old High Ger. hartjan, to make hard.]
The numerical value of Hardy in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of Hardy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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- hårdfør, modstandsdygtigDanish
- abgehärtet, widerstandsfähigGerman
- kylmänkestävä, sitkeäFinnish
- robuste, rustiqueFrench
- cróganta, cróga, crógachIrish
- fulangach, tapaidhScottish Gaelic
- resistente, robustoItalian
- 頑丈, 頑強, ハーディJapanese
- выно́сливый, закалённый, сто́йкий, морозоусто́йчивыйRussian
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