Shaw, Artie Shaw, Arthur Jacob Arshawsky(noun)
United States clarinetist and leader of a swing band (1910-2004)
Shaw, Henry Wheeler Shaw, Josh Billings(noun)
United States humorist who wrote about rural life (1818-1885)
Shaw, Anna Howard Shaw(noun)
United States physician and suffragist (1847-1919)
Shaw, G. B. Shaw, George Bernard Shaw(noun)
British playwright (born in Ireland); founder of the Fabian Society (1856-1950)
A thicket; a small wood or grove.
An English topographic surname for someone who lived by a small wood or copse.
Origin: sceaga, scaga. Cognate with Old Norse skógr ( > Danish skov).
a thicket; a small wood or grove
the leaves and tops of vegetables, as of potatoes, turnips, etc
Origin: [OE. schawe, schae, thicket, grove, AS. scaga; akin to Dan. skov, Sw. skog, Icel. skgr.]
Shaw is a city in Bolivar and Sunflower counties, Mississippi, in the Mississippi Delta region. The name was derived from an old Indian tribe northeast of this region. The population was 2,312 at the 2000 census.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
shaw, n. a thicket, a small wood: (Scot.) a stem with the leaves, as of a potato. [A.S. scaga; Ice. skógr, Dan. skov.]
haws, wash, Wash.
The numerical value of Shaw in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of Shaw in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
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Artie Shaw was way ahead of most clarinetists and most jazz players.
What we did learn from the video is that officer appeared to be poorly trained, he put himself so close to Mr. Shaw that he escalated the situation.
Some men see things as they are and ask, 'why' I dream things that never were and ask, 'why not'NB This quote is a paraphrase from a similar quote by G. B. Shaw.
For Shaw, what was attractive was not having to go through the initial stages of building a greenfield network and going through the pain points of getting that up and running.
(CNN anchor) Bernard Shaw -- we saw him on television -- said, 'They're going to nominate Judge Breyer.' Then I heard nothing for three hours, they're saying this on television, but no one's told me.
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