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  1. Barry(ProperNoun)

    , sometimes also used as a diminutive of Bartholomew.

  2. Barry(ProperNoun)

    derived from the given name, or from place names in Scotland and Wales.

  3. barry(Noun)

    A field divided transversely into several equal parts, and consisting of two different tinctures interchangeably disposed.

  4. Origin: Anglicized form of Barra, short form of Fionnbharr, from fionn + barr.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Barry(adj)

    divided into bars; -- said of the field


  1. Barry

    Barry was a parliamentary constituency in Wales which returned one Member of Parliament to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom, elected by the first past the post voting system. The constituency was created for the 1950 general election, and abolished for the 1983 general election. The majority of the electorate passed to the new Vale of Glamorgan constituency where they formed a majority of this seat. The district of Penarth which formed 23.6% of the constituency joined the majority of the Cardiff SE seat to form the new Cardiff South and Penarth.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. barry

    In heraldry, the term applied to a shield which is divided transversely into four, six, or more equal parts, and consisting of two or more tinctures interchangeably disposed. Barry-bendy is where the shield is divided into four, six, or more equal parts, by diagonal lines, the tincture of which it consists being varied interchangeably. Barry-pily is where the shield is divided by diagonal lines, the different colors being interchanged.

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Barry' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3327

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Barry in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Barry in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Barry in a Sentence

  1. Fox News:

    There is a 90 percent chance that this becomes Tropical Storm Barry in the next 48 hours.

  2. Mitch Garland:

    It sounded like Barry Mann heart was in Barry Mann throat. everyone is just scared. Just terrified for their kids.

  3. Abhishek Kumar:

    Nevertheless, oil production in the Gulf of Mexico returning to normal following Hurricane Barry will limit price gains.

  4. Governor Steve Bullock:

    I will give the merits of Barry Beach requests careful consideration and render a decision that serves the best interests of the state.

  5. Bernard Barker:

    I just said, 'God bless you, Mr. Marion Barry, God bless your family.' I know he's going to heaven because he did a lot of good for the city.

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