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ˈbɔld wɪnbald·win

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Baldwin, James Baldwin, James Arthur Baldwinnoun

    United States author who was an outspoken critic of racism (1924-1987)

  2. Baldwin, Stanley Baldwin, 1st Earl Baldwin of Bewdleynoun

    English statesman; member of the Conservative Party (1867-1947)

  3. Baldwinnoun

    an American eating apple with red or yellow and red skin


  1. Baldwinnoun

    A reddish, moderately acid, winter apple.

  2. Baldwinnoun

    ; rather rare in English.

  3. Baldwinnoun

    Stanley Baldwin, British Prime Minister.

  4. Baldwinnoun

    King Baldwin IV, ruler of the Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem before the takeover of Saladin in 1187. He died in 1185 of complications of the socially unacceptable disease of leprosy. Also known as the leper king.

  5. Etymology: bald + wine.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Baldwinnoun

    a kind of reddish, moderately acid, winter apple


  1. Baldwin

    Baldwin is a borough in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, and is part of the Pittsburgh Metro Area. The population was 19,767 at the 2010 census.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Baldwin

    archbishop of Canterbury; crowned Richard Coeur de Lion; accompanied him on the crusade; died at Acre in 1191.

  2. Baldwin

    the name of several counts of Flanders, eight in all.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Baldwin in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Baldwin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Baldwin in a Sentence

  1. Ben Hodge:

    I have to now, with this resource ban, think twice about whether or not I should or could use a James Baldwin quote as an opening for my class.

  2. Luke Nikas:

    Mr. Baldwin had no reason to believe there was a live bullet in the gun – or anywhere on the movie set. He relied on the professionals with whom he worked, who assured him the gun did not have live rounds.

  3. Doug Baldwin:

    Doug Baldwin’s Doug Baldwin. Plain and simple, listen, I respect the man because he’s a human being, first and foremost. But he’s just being more divisive, which is not surprising. It is what it is.

  4. Ernest Shaw:

    Malcolm X touched me in my 20s; Baldwin in my 30s. Now in my 40s, as I am watching my daughter grow into womanhood, it's Nina Simone.

  5. Andrew Gilman:

    Hilaria may think it’s hilarious to post Halloween photos. She would be better off to wait another year to post photos of the Baldwin family having fun.

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