• Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. brĂșn; Dut. bruin, Ger. braun.


In literature:

"Golden Days for Boys and Girls" by Various
It is needless to say that George Robinson and Maryanne Brown had suffered no defeat.
"The Struggles of Brown, Jones, and Robinson" by Anthony Trollope
Browne, George W., 35.
"As I Remember" by Marian Gouverneur
Sir George Browne, second, but eldest surviving son, was made a K.B.
"Notes and Queries, Number 196, July 30, 1853" by Various
I have assumed the command, as Sir George Brown is too ill on board ship.
"The Letters of Queen Victoria, Volume III (of 3), 1854-1861" by Queen of Great Britain Victoria
Neither does a gentleman ever sign himself Mr. Brown, but George G. Brown, or G.G.
"Social Life" by Maud C. Cooke
Vina and George fled away to John Brown's camp near Ossawattomie.
"Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 20, August 1877" by Various
Tucker, George I. Henry, David Welch, Marvin A. Filkins, James W. Brown, corporals.
"Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman" by J. H. (James Harvey) Kidd
The delegates were confronted by the same ideas which had distressed George Brown two years earlier.
"The Fathers of Confederation" by A. H. U. Colquhoun
What followed affords an admirable illustration of the character of George Brown.
"The Day of Sir John Macdonald" by Joseph Pope
George T. Brown, Sergeant-at-Arms of the Senate; (8) Hon.
"The Poets' Lincoln" by Various
Brown, George, the Protestant champion, 143-4.
"The Winning of Popular Government" by Archibald Macmechan
George Brown, Oliver Mowat, and William Macdougall.
"George Brown" by John Lewis
A gay, likeable lad is George the Fourth, with bonnie brown hair and steady blue eyes.
"An Ocean Tramp" by William McFee
They proved their futility in 1858, when George Brown and A.
"British Supremacy & Canadian Self-Government" by J. L. Morison
Dr. George Brown, the missionary, had just completed a tour of the islands.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 18 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
George Brown, age 21, shot in back.
"The Everett massacre" by Walker C. Smith
A. Macdonald, and accepted by George Brown, 191; Macdonald the virtual leader of government, 191.
"The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History" by Various
In January 1515 on the death of George Brown, bishop of Dunkeld, Douglas's hopes revived.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 6" by Various
Oscar Browning: Life of George Eliot.
"Woman's Club Work and Programs" by Caroline French Benton

In news:

Conservative commentator George Will, in a recent column assaulting high-speed rail and all things California, suggested that the taxes in Gov Jerry Brown's temporary tax measure really aren't temporary.
George Brown grads win class-action suit over misleading course description .
Scoutmaster George Ratcliffe, right, shares a reflective moment with Assistant Scoutmaster Bruce Brown and his wife, Joann, before the start of the Veterans Day flag retirement ceremony.
After Law completed a placement at a seniors' residence, Dixon Hall staff suggested she enroll in a program at George Brown College taught by Toronto executive chef Chris Klugman.
One of rock's busiest drummers , Brown started his recording career as a founding member of Dokken before using the band's extended periods of inactivity to start Tooth and Nail with fellow Dokken vets George Lynch and Jeff Pilson.
Woonsocket athletic director George Nasuti PHOTO BY ERNEST A BROWN.
It appears George was a loyal ghost , because when the theater department moved many of its productions to the Jean Browne Theatre in the Wise Cultural Arts Center, the ghost apparently moved with them, Ms Shackelford said.
George Takei, Nicolas Cage, Havana Brown, Perez Hilton, Taylor Hicks.
George Washington's Isaiah Armwood (32) shoots against Manhattan's Rhamel Brown (5) during more.
George Gongora/special to the Caller-Times Robert Pena, working for the Barry Brown Clay Studio displays how to make an ancient form of handmade pottery by pinching coils of clay.
Hogue was reportedly driving a 2004 Yamaha dirt bike that was not legal for road usage, OHP Lt George Brown said.
Yummy veggie rolls on their way into the oven, from the cookbook "The Hot Vegetarian Cookbook Salad Daze," by Evan George and Alex Brown.
Hollywood Buzz: Russell Brand, George Clooney, Alyssa Milano , Alec Baldwin, Rihanna, Chris Brown.
James Brown, George Clinton, Afrika Bambatta, DJ PREMIER, Marley Marl, and all Hip Hop DJ's.
Sherrod Brown recently got appointed to the Senate Appropriations Committee, joining George Voinovich, should Ohio now expect Robert C Bryd style pork for the Buckeye State.