Definitions for osborneˈɒz bərn, -bɔrn, -boʊrn
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Os•borneˈɒz bərn, -bɔrn, -boʊrn(n.)
John (James), 1929–94, English playwright.
Thomas Mott, 1859–1926, U.S. prison reformer.
Osborne, John Osborne, John James Osborne(noun)
English playwright (1929-1994)
, occasionally transferred from the surname.
Origin: From a medieval given name derived from Ásbjǫrn, from áss + bjǫrn. See English bear.
Osborne is a former provincial electoral division in the Canadian province of Manitoba. It was created by redistribution in 1957, and was abolished in 1999. The riding was located in south-central Winnipeg. When it was abolished, most of its territory was given to the new ridings of Fort Rouge and Lord Roberts.
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