What does Fowler mean?

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ˈfaʊ lərFowler

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Fowler, Henry Watson Fowlernoun

    English lexicographer who wrote a well-known book on English usage (1858-1933)

  2. fowlernoun

    someone who hunts wild birds for food


  1. fowlernoun

    A hunter of wildfowl.

  2. Fowlernoun

    for a hunter of birds.

  3. Fowlernoun

    The Fowler's position

  4. Etymology: Named after Dr. George Ryerson Fowler, the German surgeon developer of the position

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Fowlernoun

    A sportsman who pursues birds.

    Etymology: from fowl.

    The fowler, warn’d
    By those good omens, with swift early steps
    Treads the crimp earth, ranging through fields and glades,
    Offensive to the birds. Phillips.

    With slaught’ring guns th’ unweary’d fowler roves,
    When frosts have whiten’d all the naked groves. Alexander Pope.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fowlernoun

    a sportsman who pursues wild fowl, or takes or kills for food


  1. Fowler

    Fowler is a city in Fresno County, California, United States. It is located within the San Joaquin Valley. It has a strong agricultural community, with lush grape vineyards and expansive farmland. Fowler is located 11 miles southeast of downtown Fresno, at an elevation of 308 feet. The population was 5,570 at the 2010 census.

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Anagrams for Fowler »

  1. flower

  2. flowre

  3. reflow

  4. wolfer

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fowler in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fowler in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Fowler in a Sentence

  1. Francis Quarles:

    Rather do what is nothing in the purpose than to be idle, that the devil may find thee doing. The bird that sits is easily shot when the fliers escape the fowler. Idleness is the Dead Sea that swallows all the virtues, and is the self-made sepulcher of a living man.

  2. David Duncan:

    Its a terrible thing, a terrible thing. We understood since the Canadian diplomat Robert Fowler was kidnapped in Niger that part of the world had changed ... with the introduction of Islamic fundamentalists into that part of the world, its gotten to be a much harder place... We were never worried about being kidnapped. Today, its a different world.

  3. Stephen Fowler:

    I may be Stephen Fowler, but today I'm standing here as the father of a murder victim, we are just distraught. This has really torn two families apart.

  4. Erika Weder:

    Stephen Fowler loved animals, stephen Fowler wanted to get more experience with animals, learn about ranching in Canada in general, just to experience the West. That was one of his dreams.

  5. Feltham:

    The hooting fowler seldom takes much game. When a man has a project in his mind, digested and fixed by consideration, it is wise to keep it secret till the time that his designs arrive at their despatch and perfection. He is unwise who brags much either of what he will do or what he shall have, for if what he speaks of fall not out accordingly, instead of applause, a mock and scorn will follow him.

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    clothing that is worn or carried, but not part of your main clothing
    • A. accessory
    • B. vehicle
    • C. nuisance
    • D. intelligence

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