What does Chaucer mean?

Definitions for Chaucerˈtʃɔ sər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Chaucer, Geoffrey Chaucer(noun)

    English poet remembered as author of the Canterbury Tales (1340-1400)


  1. Chaucer(ProperNoun)

    , possibly of French origin; no longer current.

  2. Chaucer(ProperNoun)

    Geoffrey Chaucer, a 14th century English author, best remembered for The Canterbury Tales.


  1. Chaucer

    Chaucer is a lunar impact crater that is located to the west of the walled plain Hertzsprung, on the far side of the Moon. It lies to the northwest of the crater Vavilov and east of the Tsander–Kibal'chich crater pair. This is a circular crater with a slightly eroded outer rim. The interior floor is nearly featureless, with only a few tiny craterlets marking the surface. It is named after the writer Geoffrey Chaucer.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Chaucer in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Chaucer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. John Greenleaf Whittier:

    Here Greek and Roman find themselves alive along these crowded shelves; and Shakespeare treads again his stage, and Chaucer paints anew his age.

  2. Dr John Hall:

    Philip Larkin will be memorialized very near Geoffrey Chaucer finding a fitting place among his fellow poets, i have no doubt that his work and memory will live on as long as the English language continues to be understood.

  3. James Joyce:

    I shall write a book some day about the appropriateness of names. Geoffrey Chaucer has a ribald ring, as is proper and correct, and Alexander Pope was inevitably Alexander Pope. Colley Cibber was a silly little man without much elegance and Shelley was very Percy and very Bysshe.

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