Bayard

Definitions

  • Bayard's Farewell——358
    Bayard's Farewell——358
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Bayard French soldier said to be fearless and chivalrous (1473-1524)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Bayard A stupid, clownish fellow.
    • Bayard Properly, a bay horse, but often any horse. Commonly in the phrase blind bayard, an old blind horse. "Blind bayard moves the mill."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • Bayard Bay; of a bay color: applied to a horse.
    • n Bayard A bay horse; generally, any horse: formerly frequent in proverbial use, especially with the epithet blind or bold.
    • n Bayard A person who is self-confident and ignorant: usually with the epithet blind or bold.
    • n Bayard A kind of hand-barrow used for carrying heavy loads, especially of stones.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. bayard, baiart, bay horse; bai, bay + -ard,. See Bay (a.), and -ard

Usage

In literature:

Col. Bayard often answered me, he feared he had left us and gone over to the enemy.
"Nuts for Future Historians to Crack" by Various
With generous chivalry the "Bayard of India" waived his rank in honor of Havelock.
"A History of the Nineteenth Century, Year by Year" by Edwin Emerson
Life of Chevalier Bayard.
"Southern Literature From 1579-1895" by Louise Manly
Bayard, P. T. Bazaine.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
I talked with one of the Frenchmen returning from an official visit to Fort Bayard.
"A Wayfarer in China" by Elizabeth Kendall
At length, Monsieur de Bayard, wearied with the continued grumblings of the Spaniard, sent him a challenge.
"The Red True Story Book" by Various
Yet this is what Bayard Taylor did.
"Admiral Farragut" by A. T. Mahan
Bayard, Thomas F., 134.
"The New Nation" by Frederic L. Paxson
Let Bayard Taylor paint the result of this fearful struggle.
"History of Education" by Levi Seeley
Under such a leader as Bayard, the men could have no fear of rusting in inactivity.
"Sword and Pen" by John Algernon Owens
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In poetry:

A BAYARD in his moral pluck
Without reproach or fear,
A quiet venerable duck
With fifty pounds a year.
"First Love" by William Schwenck Gilbert
And there without a whine began,
"Master, you'll give me your advice;
I'm going to marry—if I can—
And want old Bayard; what's his price!
"Abner And The Widow Jones" by Robert Bloomfield
"Buy him, hey! Abner! trust me I
Have not the thought of gain in view;
Bayard's best days we've seen go by;
He shall be cheap enough to you."
"Abner And The Widow Jones" by Robert Bloomfield
Well! I'm determin'd; that's enough:—
Gee, Bayard! move your poor old bones,
I'll take to-morrow, smooth or rough,
To go and court the Widow Jones.
"Abner And The Widow Jones" by Robert Bloomfield
He wav'd his hat, and turn'd away,
When loud the cry of children rose;
"Abner, good bye!" they stopt their play;
"There goes poor Bayard! there he goes!"
"Abner And The Widow Jones" by Robert Bloomfield
FOR BAYARD AND HELEN STOCKTON
Two hundred years of blessing I record
For Morven's house, protected by the Lord:
And still I stand among old-fashioned flowers
To mark for Morven many sunlit hours.
"The Sun-Dial At Morven" by Henry Van Dyke

In news:

106 Bayard Street New York, NY 10013.
KIMBALL — The Kimball volleyball team posted a 25-20, 25-15, 25-12 win over visiting Bayard on Tuesday night in Kimball.
Bridgeport quarterbackJaime Gonzalez (left) tries to get a pass off as Bayard 's Travis Willhoite (16) puts on the pressure during their football game on Friday night in Bridgeport.
A life of Bayard Rustin, who juggled many identities: pacifist, civil rights advocate, black American, gay man BAYARD RUSTIN: TROUBLES I'VE SEEN A Biography.
Lorimer St btwn Driggs & Bayard Ave.
Born in Hebron, she was the daughter of the late Prettyman Lee Disharoon and Letty Washington Watson Bayard.
Bridgeport 's Aimee Hass (18), Stephanie Berry (16) and Jessica Kildow put up a triple block on Bayard's Rachel Frerichs during the championship match of the Class C-2, Sub-District 12 Tournament on Tuesday night at Scottsbluff High School.
Bridgeport quarterbackJaime Gonzalez (left) tries to get a pass off as Bayard's Travis Willhoite (16) puts on the pressure during their football game on Friday night in Bridgeport .
Carrie Braham DeWitt , 87, of Bayard, passed away at the home of her daughter, Pam, in Elkins, Sunday, Dec 9, 2012.
He was born July 9, 1918, in Meadville, a son of Bayard and Ruth Margaret Muckinhaupt Aylsworth.
He was the son of the late George Bayard and Alva S Robertson Hare .
The Life of Bayard Rustin.
During his 60-year career as an activist, organizer and "troublemaker," Bayard Rustin formulated many of the strategies that propelled the American civil rights movement.
Kane Borough Police Chief Brian Hillard poses with a group of children outside the Kane Police Station on Bayard Street.
Lawyers and judges in North Carolina played a key role in establishing the principle of judicial review, in the case of Bayard v Singleton, decided 225 years ago.
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In science:

The supremum properties of random Dirichlet polynomials and random Dirichlet series were investigated by Hal´asz, Bayard, Konyagin, Queff´elec, recently by the authors, and earlier, by Hartman, Clarke, Dvoretzky and Erd¨os, where random power series are also considered (see for references).
On the Supremum of Some Random Dirichlet Polynomials
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